Gunfire from drive-by shooting strikes one near southwest Fresno school, police say

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FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A person was struck by gunfire in a southwest Fresno drive-by shooting, according to Fresno police.

The shots were fired around 8:45 a.m. near Samson and Clara avenues near the West Fresno Elementary School.

Police say someone in a white SUV opened fire, hitting a person in the leg. The victim was taken to an area hospital with injuries that aren’t considered to be life-threatening.

If you have any information, you’re asked to contact the Fresno Police Department at 559-621-7000.

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