Crime

22-year-old man shot and killed in Southeast Fresno Friday night

Fresno, California - Police said officers responded to a report of a shooting victim at 1725 S. 2nd Street in Southeast Fresno around 11 p.m Friday night.  

When officers arrived they found a 22-year-old man on the ground with a gunshot wound.

A witness said while hanging out in a garage, a black Honda pulled up, three men got out of the car, one was armed with a sawed-off shotgun.

Words were exchanged and the suspect suddenly fired two rounds hitting the victim in the lower back, police say

Police said when they arrived the victim was conscious and talking with officers and paramedics. 

The victim was immediately transported to CRMC and taken into surgery where he later died.

Police said the suspect is described as a Hispanic male, unknown age, with tattoos on his arms, wearing a black t-shirt. 

We'll be updating this as soon as more information is made available. If you have any additional information regarding this case please call the Fresno Police Department at 621-7000. 
 

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