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Car-to-Car Shooting (91/5 freeway)

Car-to-Car Shooting (91/5 freeway)

Today at approximately 4:30 p.m., a male called the California Highway Patrol on his cellular phone reporting that a car-to-car shooting had occurred and he had been struck. The shooting victim followed the suspect vehicle while talking with 911 operators. The California Highway Patrol in conjunction with the Anaheim Police Department arrived in the area of the eastbound 91 freeway and the Weir Canyon exit where they detained an adult male.

Further investigation determined that the incident occurred in the City of Fullerton. The Fullerton Police Department was contacted and arrived on scene to take over the investigation.

One of the males suffered at least 1 gunshot wound to his upper torso. He was taken to a local trauma center with non-life threatening injuries. The second male was detained on scene and later transported to the Fullerton Police Department where he was interviewed regarding his involvement.

The investigation is on-going and anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Detective Malone of the Fullerton Police Department at (714) 738-6534. Those wishing to provide information anonymously can call the Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1(855) TIP-OCCS or to their website at www.crimestoppers.org.

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