Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2012
14-year-old boy in critical conditon after Los Banos shooting
Los Banos police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting that injured a 14-year-old boy.
Around 11:17 p.m. officers responded to the scene in the 200 block of West I St. As officers arrived they learned the teen had arrived at Los Banos Memorial Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said.
The juvenile was flown to a Modesto area hospital, where he remains in critical condition. Police said he was unable to provide a statement to officers.
Police reported finding a loaded gun in the 200 Block of West I St., while processing the crime scene.
Police are asking anyone with information to call Detective Justin Melden at (209) 827-7070 ext. 114. To leave an anonymous crime tip call 209-827-7070 Ext. 288.
-- Sun-Star staff