Man in serious condition after shot in chest with pellets

WAIANAE (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man is in serious condition after being shot in the Waianae area late Sunday night.

According to officials, the victim heard gunshots being fired outside his home at about 10:30 p.m. When he stepped outside to see what was happening, he was shot in the chest with pellets.

He was then transported to Queen's Medical Center.

Police believe the victim, 47, was hit with bird shot.

An investigation is underway.

Police do not know who was shooting the pellets or why.

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