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One hurt in overnight gun battle in City Heights

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Police say it was a "running gun battle" in the middle of a neighborhood street overnight in City Heights.

The gun battle happened in City Heights near 49th and Polk and when it was over one man was shot and the gunman got away.

Witnesses say a suspect was seen chasing two men down the street, shooting a gun at both of them.

"We get here, we find one Asian male. He's been hit, he's on the ground, hit multiple times. Currently he's at the hospital in surgery," said Lt. Mark Bennett with the San Diego Police Department.

As of this report, the victim's condition is unknown.

The second male was not hit and he's cooperating with the police investigation.

The suspect is at large and police describe him as a young Hispanic male, wearing dark clothing.

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