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Costa Mesa Police Department
Thursday January 24th, 2019 :: 11:38 a.m. PST


CMPD investigating a shooting last night that occurred in an alley

Last night, Jan. 23, 2019, at 10:05 p.m., officers received a call regarding a shooting in the Sterling alley east of Wallace Avenue. They responded to the area and located a 46-year-old man with what appeared to be a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The crime scene was marked off and a perimeter search by officers did not locate any suspect(s).

The victim was treated and released from the hospital last night.

This is an active investigation and no further details are available at this time. Anyone with additional information of this incident is encouraged to call Costa Mesa Police Department (CMPD) Detective David Sevilla, at 714-754-5360.

Costa Mesa Police Department
99 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 714-754-5252

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