Toledo man shot in leg after altercation near downtown gas station


A man was shot in the leg late Thursday at a gas station on Monroe Street near downtown Toledo, authorities said.

The victim was taken to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, according to the Lucas County EMS. His name and condition were not released.

The shooting happened about 10:20 p.m. at the Shell gas station in the 800 block of Monroe at Michigan Street. It involved a quarrel involving customers and the store clerk, with the shooter apparently intervening, according to initial reports from the scene.

The incident remained under investigation.