The Latest – Thursday, Feb. 24
Stockton police say the two people who survived Wednesday’s shooting are expected to be OK.
According to police, investigators believe the shooting victims may have been targeted.
A $10,000 reward has been offered by Stockton Crime Stoppers for more information leading to an arrest in the case.
Original story below:
STOCKTON, Calif. (KTXL) — Stockton police are investigating a double shooting in north Stockton.
The shooting happened on Santa Paula Way, near North Lower Sacramento Road, police said. The investigation is near Loch Lomond Park and Kennedy Elementary School.
Police said a 19-year-old male was declared dead at the scene. A 19-year-old woman was found injured and taken to the hospital.
According to police, a 21-year-old was also taken to hospital but for a separate injury that happened during the shooting.
A motive or what led up to the shooting is not yet known.
This is the 11th homicide in Stockton this year.
“Stockton has pretty much been a violent place. … These two months being so quick with the violence and the murders, it’s just like wow,” one resident told FOX40.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.