Olivehurst School Lock-downs Lifted, Teenager Shot Off-Campus

Some schools in Olivehurst were on a precautionary lockdown after police received a report of shots fired nearby. Now, the precautionary lockdowns have been lifted.

Posted: Sep 12, 2018 10:57 AM
Updated: Sep 13, 2018 12:38 PM

UPDATE 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 - In a new release, the Yuba County Sheriff's Office states that a 15-year-old boy was shot around 8 a.m. on the block of 4300 Martel Drive in Olivehurst.

When police arrived at the scene, they found the boy suffering from gunshot wounds to his arm and abdomen. He was transported to a Sacramento-area hospital and was to undergo surgery for potentially life-threatening injuries. 

A suspect, a 17-year-old boy from Olivehurst, is currently in custody. 


UPDATE 1:06 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 - The Yuba County Sheriff's Office has informed the Marysville Joint Unified School District that the precautionary school lock-downs in Olivehurst have been lifted. 

Detectives are investigating the shots fired this morning, as one teenage boy has been transferred to a Sacramento-area hospital to be treated for a single gunshot wound.

The Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the shooting did not take place on a school campus. The incident took place away from campus, but a precautionary lock-down was in place this morning to ensure the safety of students.  

Stay with KHSL Channel 12 and actionnewsnow.com for the latest updates as they become available. 


OLIVEHURST, Calif. - Some schools in Olivehurst are on a precautionary lockdown after police received a report of shots fired nearby.

The Yuba County Sheriff's Department received calls at approximately 8 a.m. this morning of shots fired in the area of Martel Drive in Olivehurst. 

The lockdowns at this point are only precautionary due to the proximity of the reported shots to the location of the schools. 

Lindhurst High School and Johnson Park Elementary are still on lockdown according to the Yuba County Sheriff's Office. 

Stay with KHSL Channel 12 and actionnewsnow.com for the latest updates as they become available. 

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