Police: 1 shot in hip near Brooklyn Park gas station

One person is recovering after being shot in the hip early Thursday in Brooklyn Park.

Police said officers responded to a Speedway gas station along Jolly Lane North on a report of gunshots heard outside the business.

When officers arrived just after midnight, they found evidence of the shooting.

A 911 call led officers to a victim a few blocks away from the shooting scene. The victim, who had been shot in the hip, was taken to a nearby hospital,

Officers said the victim’s injury was not considered to be life-threatening.

Police are continuing to investigate.