Fresno police are investigating the shooting of a woman in northwest Fresno.
The shooting was reported shortly before 3 p.m. in the 4900 block of Holt Avenue, near Marks Avenue. The woman’s brother reported the shooting and said she was bleeding badly, according to scanner reports.
A man was witnessed running north on Marks Avenue toward the Outback Steakhouse on Shaw Avenue shortly after the shooting was reported.
Fresno police Lt. David Madrigal said the woman, who was shot in the leg, was apparently the unintended target. He said it was an isolated incident but appears to be gang related. No arrests were reported.
The victim was taken by ambulance to Community Regional Medical Center, Fresno County Emergency Medical Services reports.
Police were examining video from the nearby shopping center for additional information.