PORT ALLEN - Police are searching for a man in a shooting late Sunday night outside of a club on North Alexander Avenue, Port Allen Police Chief Fred Smith said Monday morning.

The shooting occurred just before midnight outside of Club MVP, Smith said.

Two men were inside the club arguing, Smith said, and the argument spilled outside.

Witnesses said the two men continued to argue outside the club and then gunfire erupted, Smith said.

One of the two men was shot in the shoulder and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Smith said police are searching for the man who fired the shot.