Teen shot in the spine at Hanford hotel

Hanford shooting suspect, 38-year-old Danny Lord (Hanford Police Department)

January 1, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A 16-year-old is recovering in the hospital this afternoon after he was shot early this morning in Hanford.

Police arrested 38-year-old Danny Lord at the Western States Inn on the south side of Hanford. Lord had called 911 to tell police he had exchanged gunfire with someone. When police arrived, they say Lord was in his motel room with a gun and the victim was unarmed.

There is no word on the victim's condition, but police say a bullet is lodged in his spine.