A 17-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound in Santa Maria Wednesday evening, according to the city’s police department.
At about 8 p.m., a shooting was reported in the area of 1300 N. Railroad Avenue. The location is near a park and an elementary school.
Responders transported the victim to Marian Regional Medical Center, where he received treatment for non-life threatening injuries. Officers have yet to identify a suspect or suspects in the shooting.
Detectives request that anyone who has information about the shooting contact the Santa Maria Police Department at (805) 928-3781 or leave an anonymous tip on the police department’s website.