A shooting in downtown Stockton has resulted in the death of one teenager and another being transported to a nearby hospital, according to the Stockton Police Department. The incident occurred at the intersection of North Center and East Lindsay streets after reports of gunshots were made. Upon arrival, law enforcement found two teenagers aged 15 and 16 suffering from gunshot wounds. Sadly, one of the teenagers died at the scene while the condition of the other remains unknown. Further details about the victims have not been disclosed by the authorities.
The area where the shooting occurred has been cordoned off by Stockton officers, with the California Highway Patrol assisting in directing traffic. Witnesses reported hearing gunshots and observed a person lying on the ground near a grassy area. Paramedics were witnessed attempting CPR on the injured individual. While a man has been apprehended, it has not been confirmed whether he is connected to the shooting.
There is currently no information available regarding the suspects or the cause of the shooting. The ages and genders of the victims have also not been disclosed. This shooting incident follows a series of multiple shootings reported in Stockton over the weekend, including one that resulted in the death of a 40-year-old man. The investigation into this incident is ongoing, and further updates can be expected.