Crime

16-year-old boy killed in Tulare shooting

A 16-year-old boy was killed and a man wounded after an unknown suspect fired multiple shots at them Friday night in Tulare.

Tulare police said the shooting happened about 10 p.m. on the 400 block of F Street near Owens Avenue. Officers responding to a report of gunshots in the area found the boy and a 23-year-old man lying on the ground with several gunshot wounds.

The two were transported to a local hospital, where the boy died. The victims’ identities were not released, though both lived in Tulare, police said.

No arrests have been made and no other details were made available. The Tulare Police Department is investigating.

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