FOSTORIA — Officers are investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday night on East Lytle Street.

According to Fostoria Police Chief Keith Loreno, a subject broke into 303 E. Lytle St., where a scuffle ensued and a male occupant was shot in the leg. He was transported to ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital by Fostoria Fire Division’s EMS squad with non-life-threatening injuries.

A female occupant of the residence was not injured in the encounter, which took place around 10:30 p.m.

The suspect fled the scene prior to officers’ arrival. Loreno said the incident does not appear to be a random act of violence and officials believe the victims were targeted.

The scene was processed and evidence was collected.

Further details are not being released as the incident is still under investigation.

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