Man shot in the face in Rock Hill

A 29-year-old man is recovering after being shot in the face Sunday evening in Rock Hill. A search for the shooter is underway.

The shooting took place around 8:17 p.m. at in the 200 block of Friedheim Road. Officials said they found the victim bleeding in the front yard.

Witnesses said after hearing a single gunshot, they saw a man running away from the scene wearing a red hoodie.

The victim was transported to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte and is expected to recover.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of York County at 877-409-4321.

Katherine Peralta: 704-358-5079, @katieperalta