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Shooting

Posted On: May 10, 2014

On May 10, 2014 at approximately 9:03pm, Whittier officers received a call of shots fired in the 5800 block of Ben Alder. When officers arrived, they located a 22-year-old male lying in the front yard of his residence with what appeared to be a single gunshot wound to his chest. The victim was transported to a local hospital and is currently being treated. His condition is unknown as this time.

An unidentified male suspect was seen fleeing the location in a silver vehicle, with no further information. Currently, Whittier officers and detectives are at the scene investigating this incident.

If you have any information pertaining to this case, please contact the Whittier Police Department at 562-567-9200. For all media inquiries, please contact Community Relations Officer Brad White at 562-244-0045.