ST. CLOUD - A 50-year-old man has been shot in north St. Cloud.  Police say the incident happened at about 8:00 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of 9th Avenue North.

Officers were sent to an apartment complex for a gunshot complaint from inside. They met with a 50-year-old man from St. Cloud that had a gunshot wound to his lower back. The investigation revealed that a male acquaintance had come to the victim’s apartment with three other men and had fired several rounds one of which struck the victim.

The suspect and other men left the area on foot.

Officers set up a perimeter and tried a K9 track. The K9 track ended at 9:00 p.m. with no results. The victim was taken to the St. Cloud Hospital by Gold Cross in serious but stable condition.

The investigation is currently active and on-going. This does not appear to be related to the shooting that happened on Thursday.

Anyone with information regarding the above incident is urged to contact the St. Cloud Police Department at 320-251-1200, or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, 1-800-255-1301, or at