Man shot in leg in local neighborhood

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MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- One man is in the hospital after a shooting in a local neighborhood.

Sunday around 11:45 p.m., the Mesa County Sheriff's Office got a report of a shooting in the 2900 block of Orchard Avenue.

When deputies arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his leg. He was taken to the hospital, but is expected to recover.

Investigators say they believe this was an isolated incident.

They are asking for people with information about what happened to come forward. You can contact the Mesa County Sheriff's Office at 970-242-6707. You can also make an anonymous report to Mesa County Crime Stoppers at 970-241-STOP.

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