Victim shot in chest after refusing entry, suspect at large

Toledo police responded to the scene of a shooting near the University of Toledo campus Friday morning.

Toledo police have issued a warrant for a man charged with shooting another in the chest early Friday when he was refused entry into a building.

The shooting happened just before 4 a.m. near the intersection of Dorr and Pelee streets. According to the police report, the victim, Vincent Pittman, escorted the suspect out of the location. The suspect, 27-year-old Anthony Smith, went to his car and came back with a gun, shooting Pittman in the chest.

Police describe Smith as a black male with black hair and brown eyes, 5'7" tall and 150 pounds.

Pittman remains hospitalized with a bullet lodged near his heart.