The Tulare County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday night identified a victim killed in a Terra Bella shooting last week as Hipolito Medrano Fernandez.
Deputies pronounced Fernandez dead at the scene when they arrived at a residence in the 23600 block of Avenue 93 just after 9:30 p.m. Thursday. The coroner’s autopsy confirmed that multiple gunshot wounds were the cause of death.
Another victim was shot several times and was taken to the hospital in critical condition. That victim’s status was not released Tuesday night.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the sheriff’s violent crime unit at (559) 735-1898 or the anonymous tip line at (559) 725-4194.