Des Moines Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting

DES MOINES, Iowa  --  A man shot in the chest Wednesday morning in Des Moines is expected to survive.

Neighbors say they heard four gun shots fired near E. 12th Street and Garfield Avenue around 4:30AM Wednesday.  When police arrived on the scene they found a man suffering from a gun shot wound to the chest.

He was taken to a nearby hospital.  Police describe his injury as non-life-threatening.  They say the suspect and the gunman were involved in a dispute that lead to gun fire.  No arrests have been made and no suspects have been named.