Man shot after answering his front door in Mobile

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- Mobile Police said a man was shot Sunday after answering the front door of his home on Wellington Street.

Officers were called to the scene around 11:20 a.m. where they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to a local hospital and is expected to survive.

The victim told police two strangers knocked on his door and asked to see someone who does not live there. When the victim told the men that he didn't know the person, he said they started shooting at him.

The shooters fled the scene and are still on the run. Police said the victim was unable to give a good description of his attackers.

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