Investigators were called to the area of Young and Ormus Avenues around 5:30 am.
Detectives say they found an 84-year-old man dead outside of a vehicle. Investigators believe someone arrived onto the man's property and shot the victim in the torso.
"We will likely be out here for the entire day, conducting the crime scene, looking for evidence, speaking with witnesses. So if anyone sees anything or has heard anything, any point last night, please call us right away," said Lt. Brandon Pursell.
No further information was released regarding a possible suspect or a motive for the shooting.
#HappeningNow @FresnoSheriff deputies are on scene, near W. Young & S. Ormus Ave. in Raisin City, investigating a homicide. The call came in at 5:30 am. Motorists are advised to avoid Manning, between S. Bryan & S. Ormus, due to road blockages. No other details are available. pic.twitter.com/IXl5KZ4me9— Fresno Co Sheriff (@FresnoSheriff) October 12, 2020