Man shot in central Toledo

5/20/2013
BLADE STAFF
Toledo Police inspect a van with multiple bullet holes after a shooting today on Hoag Street near Belmont Avenue.
Toledo Police inspect a van with multiple bullet holes after a shooting today on Hoag Street near Belmont Avenue.

One man was taken to Toledo Hospital today after a shooting in central Toledo.

The man, who has not been identified, was shot at least once in the 1200 block of Hoag Street just before 1:40 p.m.

The victim called 911 as he was driving a blue mini van to Toledo fire Station 16, on Dorr Street, where a large crowd gathered after the victim was taken to the hospital.

Toledo Police investigate the scene of a shooting on Hoag.
Toledo Police investigate the scene of a shooting on Hoag.

A man who lives near the shooting scene reported hearing eight to 10 gunshots and seeing a black Jeep-type vehicle flee from the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.