Police in Sanger are investigating a fatal overnight shooting that took the life of a 26-year-old man.
The victim was identified as Jose Velazquez.
At midday Monday, Sanger police released additional details: The shooting happened around midnight on the 500 block of K Street, two blocks east of Academy Avenue near downtown. Officers responding to a call of shots fired found Velazquez dead.
Witnesses described a suspect vehicle as a white Ford Expedition which left the area traveling south.
Police said that the investigation is ongoing, and that it's not clear if the shooting is gang-related. Police did not announce any arrests in the case; other local media have reported that the Expedition was stopped by Parlier police and two men were detained.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Sanger police Investigator Brandon Coles at (559) 876-6365.