Teen who was hospitalized after drive-by shooting in SW Fresno dies


FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The teen who was hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in southwest Fresno on Easter Sunday has died, according to the Fresno Police Department. 

The shooting was reported around 4:30 p.m. in the area of Pottle Street and Merced Avenue.

Authorities say a vehicle pulled up to the victim’s car at a stop sign and fired 10 rounds and then sped off. The suspect was in a black Chevy Malibu.

The victim received injuries to his upper body and was taken to Community Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Authorities say the victim is a male in his late teens.

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July 23 2021 05:30 pm

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