An Adult Woman and Male adult were shot at a home near Kewl Cats in Merced

On April 5th, 2019, at approximately 10:20 p.m., Merced Police Officers were dispatched to the 1600 Block of Laurel Avenue to investigate a report of gunshots fired in the area.

When officers arrived in the area, they located a 35-year-old male adult who had been shot in the upper torso area of his body.

Officers also located a second gunshot victim, described as a 26-year-old female adult. The female victim sustained a gunshot wound to her left leg.

Riggs Paramedics provided medical treatment to both victims at the crime scene. The male adult victim was subsequently airlifted to a regional hospital in Modesto.

The female victim was ground transported to Mercy Hospital in Merced for medical treatment.

Police Officers canvassed the surrounding residential area of Laurel Avenue, searching the area for the suspects, but the suspects were not located.

Merced Police Detectives were called out to investigate the shooting incident; the Crime Scene Response Team were called to the crime scene to collect evidence from the shooting.

Merced Police are asking citizens who witnessed the shooting to contact the police department with any information, callers can remain anonymous.

Citizens with information can call Sergeant Ray Alvarez at (209) 388-7705 or (209) 385-6905.

One thought on “An Adult Woman and Male adult were shot at a home near Kewl Cats in Merced

  1. Anonymous April 6, 2019 at 11:47 PM

    So what was the reason for the shooting?

error: Content is protected !!
%d bloggers like this: