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Shooting in Whittier

Posted On: June 18, 2014

On June 17, 2014 at approximately 9:39am, officers responded to the 13300 Block of Oval Drive, regarding an altercation between two males. During the altercation and prior to the officer’s arrival, shots were fired and the victim was struck multiple times. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for his injuries and he is listed in critical condition.

The investigation is still ongoing with no information or the whereabouts of the suspect. At this time, it has not been determined what started the altercation; however it appears that this is an isolated incident.

If you have any questions regarding this incident, please contact Community Relations Officer Brad White at 562-567-9208.