Two women killed in late-night shootings at Fresno apartment complex


Deandre Foster, 24, is accused of shooting two women to death on Friday night in Fresno.

FRESNO, California. (KSEE/KGPE) – The Fresno Police Department is searching for a man accused of shooting two women to death at an apartment complex on Friday night.

Police say Deandre Foster, 24, has been identified as a suspect in both murders.

Around 11:30 p.m., officers were called out to an apartment complex near Olive and Fisher avenues after it was reported that someone had just been shot.

When officers arrived, they found a 50-year-old woman in the courtyard of the apartment complex, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

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She was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center, where police say she ended up passing away from her injuries.

While investigating, officers took a look inside of an apartment, where they found a 21-year-old woman suffering from several gunshot wounds to her torso.

Police say the second woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Foster is currently wanted on an outstanding warrant for murder, and police say he is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone calling with information can remain completely anonymous by contacting the Fresno Police Department, Homicide Detective Ryan Rockwell at 621- 2448 or Detective Mark Yee at 621-2407.

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