Shooting

Release Date/Time: 6/5/2015 10:51 PM

Incident: Shooting

Report #: 15-060317

Date: Friday, 6/5/2015

Time: 10:14 PM

Location: 100 Block of Orchard Ave

A 25-year old man was standing with relatives in front of a residence. A black mini van stopped and the passenger exited. The suspect yelled a gang related comment and opened fire. Over 15 rounds were fired and the victim was struck in the foot. He was transported to a local trauma center by family members with a non-life threatening injury. No one else was struck. The victim and his family don't appear to be gang members so the motive is unknown but based on the comments made by the suspect, the case is being investigated as gang related.

Release Authorized by: Sheldon Bryan

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

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