Modesto police said today they are investigating the shooting of a 17-year-old boy who is hospitalized in critical condition.
Police said they were asking the public's help in identifying suspects in the shooting, which happened about 10:30 p.m. Thursday.
Officers found the boy lying in the street in the 1800 block of Bonanza Way, off Carver Road in north-central Modesto. He was taken to a Modesto hospital.
No other details were released and no suspects have been identified.
Police ask anyone who may have information regarding this incident to call Detective Ra Pouv at (209) 652-0157, Detective Dale Lingerfelt at 572-9537, or Stanislaus Area Crime Stoppers 866-60CRIME. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters can also text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.