1 injured in shooting at a Visalia convenience store

Crime

VISALIA, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — One person was injured early Sunday morning after a shooting at a Visalia convenience store, according to the Visalia Police Department.

Officers responded to a report of gunfire around 3:30 a.m. at a 7-eleven located at 111 W. Walnut Ave., Sgt. Curtis Brown said. The incident was upgraded to an assault with a deadly weapon before officers arrived.

A man was found suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound, police said.

Brown said the man was shot in the 7-eleven parking lot and told the clerk inside that he had been shot.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Leo Segura at 559-713-4739.

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