On July 15th, 2020, at 11:52 PM, the Merced Police Department received a call of a shooting at the Bi-Rite Market located at 1103 Martin Luther King Jr. Way in the city of Merced.
When officers arrived they located a gun-shot victim inside the store. A second victim was located at Mercy Medical Center. The victim had driven himself to the hospital for help. Both victims are recovering from their injuries. The motive for the shooting remains unknown.
We are asking the community to contact Detective Haygood at (209) 385-6998 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any information on this incident.
You may also provide information on other crimes in our community by calling the Merced Police Department Tipster Line at (209) 385-4725.