Police investigate shooting in central Fresno


FRESNO, California – The Fresno Police Department is investigating a shooting in central Fresno on Tuesday.

Police responded to the area of Blackstone Avenue and Griffith Way after reports of a shooting victim.

The victim was shot in the hand and hip. The injuries weren’t life-threatening. He was transported to Community Regional Medical Center.

Witnesses told police that the shooting occurred Griffith Way near Effie Street.

Officers continue to search for suspects and gather information.

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 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.