Police searching for suspect in southeast Fresno motel shooting

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Police are investigating after a man was shot at a southeast Fresno motel Tuesday morning.

Officers responded to the Southwest Vagabond Inn off Highway 99 and Jensen Avenue around 4 am.

They found the 22-year-old victim suffering from a gunshot wound in a motel room.

He was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

Witnesses told police that the suspect was seen driving off in a silver vehicle.

Detectives are still working to determine a motive for the shooting.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Initial reports from authorities indicated that the victim was female. Police have since updated that information to show the victim is a male and our report now reflects that update.

Copyright © 2022 KFSN-TV. All Rights Reserved.