The Waxahachie Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

Officers responded to a call of a person shot at a home in the 300 block of Wyatt St., detective Lt. Todd Woodruff said.

“We arrived to find an adult male who had sustained a gunshot wound,” Woodruff said. “The suspect, an acquaintance of the victim, had already fled the scene.”

Emergency personnel transported the victim, who had suffered a non-life-threatening wound, to Methodist Hospital in Dallas. Further information on his condition was not available; his name was not released.

The investigation is ongoing, Woodruff said.

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