WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A man wearing a Santa Claus suit was shot with a pellet gun Tuesday morning at a toy giveaway in Southeast Washington.

WUSA9's Delia Gonçalves said the man was shot twice in the back, apparently from a nearby home, at the 22nd annual Barry Farm toy drive.

Police and fire officials are on scene investigating, Gonçalves said. The victim was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.

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