NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) – A man was shot on Wednesday night outside of Pistol Pete’s Bar and Grill in Norwich.

Officers responded at about midnight to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital Thursday for a victim who had been shot once in the arm. The victim told police he was shot outside Pistol Pete’s Bar and Grill.

An investigation by police revealed there was an altercation outside of a bar where an unknown individual displayed a firearm and shot at multiple people afterward.

Police said the suspect fled the scene immediately after the shooting.

The victim was released from the hospital and is expected to survive.

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Norwich police said the shooting does not appear to be a random incident and that there is no public safety concern at this time.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Det. Pete Karasuk at (860) 886-5561 EXT #3155, or the Department’s Anonymous Tip Line at (860) 886-5561 EXT #4, or email