2 hospitalized after 2 connected shootings in central Fresno, police say

News
February 07 2021 03:30 pm

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE) — Two men are in the hospital after two separate but related shootings in central Fresno, according to police.

At around 4:15 p.m., officers responded to a shooting at Pontiac Way and Effie Street for a report of multiple shots being fired.

When officers arrived they located a man in his 20s who had been shot in his lower body.

While officers were in the area they received another call of a second shooting victim on Berkeley Avenue and Howard Street. The victim was struck multiple times.

Both of the victims were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition.

Police confirm both incidents are related.

No other information was immediately available.

For local, national, and breaking news, and to get weather alerts, download our FREE mobile app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

CBS47 On Your Side

Do you have a problem that you need help solving? Contact CBS47 and let us be On Your Side.

Phone: 559-761-0383
Email: OnYourSide@cbsfresno.com