Police are investigating a fatal shooting in NE Fresno

May 1, 2013 12:19:55 AM PDT
Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Northeast Fresno. A young man was found shot to death in the street at of Sierra Madre and Cedar. Not far from Fresno State.

Officers are talking to witnesses looking for a suspect. They were called out before eight o'clock, when residents reported hearing gun shots. When they arrived, they found a young man, dead in the street.

Lt. Jose Garza said, "When the officers arrived they found a victim, a black male in his 20's in the roadway with injuries to his head area. He was non-responsive, CPR was administered, the victim was taken to CRMC where he was pronounced deceased."

Witnesses told police a young man in his 20's ran from the scene. He's described as being African American, with long hair, wearing a t-shirt and shorts.

This is a rough part of town. A police officer shot two suspects in an incident here just this past Sunday


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