7 Hurt in Galt after Drive-by Shooting


Scene of the shooting.


Authorities have declared a mass-casualty incident after a reported shooting in Galt.

A total of seven people had to be treated for non-life threatening wounds after a drive-by shooting along Dover Court, police say.

The victims were all standing in a front yard when a car passing by opened fire.

Detectives and people at the scene believe that the shooting may be gang related.

Five medic units, along with four engines, showed up at the scene, according to Cosumnes Fire.

One victim has already been released from the hospital, police say.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Galt Police Department immediately at (209) 366-7000.

Cecilio Padilla contributed to this report.


  • booplover

    Obama rules America. White people get used to it! This may be what America has needed for a long time.

  • Nestor

    It’s funny how u guys were told the the shooting was gang related i am one of the 7 shot and I could tell you it wasn’t a gang related shooting hate the fact that right away cops start to judge….

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