Man Wounded In Drive-By Shooting

A man is hospitalized in Yakima after being shot several times in a drive by shooting earlier this evening.

It happened around 4:45 on the 300 block of West Pierce Street.

Police say a man believed to be in his 20's was shot at least three times in the legs and lower abdomen after a man drove by in a car.

Officers say the man was taken to a local hospital, it is unclear if the wounds are life threatening.

Police say there are no indications so far that the shooting was gang-related.