Location: 41000 Blk of David Road, Orosi, Ca.

Incident Date: 11-24-14

Incident Time: 1810

Case Number: 14-14734

Victim: Hispanic male

Posted by: Media Relations

On 11/24/14 at approx..1813 hours Deputies from The Tulare County Sheriff’s Departments Orosi Substation were dispatched to the 41000 Blk of David Rd for a report of a man down suffering from a gunshot wound. Upon deputies arrival they located the victim a 17 yr old male juvenile suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower torso area. The victim was airlifted to local hospital for treatment of his wounds where he was subsequently admitted. Investigators from The Sheriff’s Departments Violent Crimes Unit were called to take over the investigation.
    The ensuing investigation determined the victim had been shot at an unknown location by unknown suspects at this time. No suspects are in custody.  The victim sustained non-life threatening wounds and is in stable condition at the hospital.
The case is currently under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Violent Crimes Unit and no other information is being released at this time. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Det. Judd Hembree or Sgt. Steve Kennedy at (559)735-1898 or (800) 808-0488.

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