BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police are investigating a shooting in Hawaiian Acres Wednesday evening.
The shooting happened on Road five around 3:45 p.m.
Neighbors who called 911 say the victim is a man in his 60's.
Bob Passafiume went to the store and returned home to a shocking sight.
"When we got home, I carried a load of groceries back to the house and I saw him laying on the ground," he said. "I dropped my groceries, he was passed out, I got him to wake up. I told him don't move and I went back the car, got my phone called 911."
The man was transported to a nearby hospital. Sources say he remains in critical condition.
Sources also say the victim had been shot in the chest and beaten.
The investigation is ongoing.
This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.