One Shot at East Side Apartment Complex

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DES MOINES, Iowa -- One person was shot early Thursday morning on Des Moines east side and police are still searching for the shooting suspect.

Officers were called to the Parkside East Apartments at 3560 E. Douglas at 3:38 a.m. on a report of a shooting. When they arrived they found one man suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment and officials say he is expected to survive.

Police say the suspect in the shooting is a black male but did not release any other information. They do not have a suspect in custody.