1 killed in southeast Fresno double shooting

Crime

FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) — One person is dead and a second person is in the hospital after a shooting in southeast Fresno on Wednesday, according to the Fresno Police Department.

The shooting happened around 11 a.m. near Madison and Maple avenues.

Fresno Police said they respond to a report of shots fired in the 4600 block of east Madison Avenue. When officers arrived, they found two people shot. 

Police said they believe a third person could be injured after officers said they exchanged gunfire but are unable to locate that victim.

The suspect vehicle is described as a black sedan with one or two people inside, police say.

The victims were transported to the hospital, and their condition is unknown.

No other information was immediately available.

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