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Updated: 1 person shot at Chandler restaurant

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Posted: Saturday, October 6, 2012 7:13 pm | Updated: 9:35 pm, Sat Oct 6, 2012.

Chandler police say a male victim was shot inside a Serrano's Mexican Food restaurant near Arizona Avenue and Frye Road Saturday evening.

Seth Tyler of the Chandler Police Department said the incident occurred around 6 p.m. and the restaurant was full of people.

The shooting suspect approached the victim's table while he was sitting with friends and asked, "Hey do I know you?"

A friend of the victim stood up and fight ensued with the suspect, spilling into the aisles and into the middle of the restaurant, according to Tyler.

The suspect then pulled a gun and shot the victim several times before leaving the restaurant and driving away.

The victim has been transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

The shooting suspect has not been taken into custody and their location is unknown at this time.

Stay with ABC15.com for further updates.

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