Madera Man Injured in Shooting Outside Fashion Fair Mall

Police are stepping up their presence at Fashion Fair mall after a man was shot in the parking lot Friday night.

Officers say the shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. outside the JC Penney store. A Madera couple was walking to their car when the driver of a vehicle brushed against the woman with his car.

The woman's husband said to the driver that he had hit his wife.{}That's when police say the driver got out and{}shot the man, hitting him in the foot. The suspect then pistol whipped the man.

Police are still searching for the shooter. He is possibly driving a black Acura.{}

Officers say there{}were three other guys in the car at the time.

The man who was shot is expected to survive.