Coalinga man shot while walking home

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Coalinga police are searching for the guman who shot a man walking home last night.

Police say the 27 year old man was found around 10:30pm, laying on the front porch of a home in the area of S. Hachman street and Polk. They say he was bleeding from his back. Police say witnesses told them they saw an Hispanic man run behind the victim as he walked near the 500 block of E. Polk street. They told police they heard two or three loud bangs. Police say the victim ran off and collapsed on the front porch of a house.

The victim was taken to CRMC. His condition is not known. His name has not been released.

If you have information about this shooting, call the Coalinga Police Department at (559) 935-1525 option #1 for Dispatch or if you wish to remain anonymous press option #2 for the Tip Line.

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