A 27-year-old man is in critical condition Monday after he was shot just after 1 a.m. near Houston Avenue and Liberty Street in Visalia.
Visalia police Sgt. Daniel Ford said officers found the victim after responding to a shots-fired call in the area. He was shot in the neck. Witnesses said they saw a man with a rifle running from the area.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Visalia Police Department at 559-734-8117.