May 2, 2016 11:25 AM by News Staff
One man is dead following a shooting last night in Anderson.
The incident unfortunately happened around 6:45 Sunday night.
Officers with the Anderson Police Department and deputies with the Shasta County Sheriff's Office responded to the 7-11 store located on North Street where they found a white male adult with an apparent gunshot wound to his torso.
The victim was transported to mercy hospital for treatment, but later died from his injuries.
Officials on scene at 7-11 say the shooting actually occurred 3 miles away on the 6700 block of Peach Lane in the Churn Creek Bottom area.
Deputies contacted several subjects at that location who reported a possible robbery at a nearby residence.
Detectives are following up on information, trying to determine the circumstances that led to the shooting.
Several involved parties, witnesses and a believed shooter are being interviewed.
More information will be released as soon as it becomes available.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office.
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