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Man shot following fight

A man was shot in the back after a fight Wednesday night in the 2900 block of Dan Ward Ave. in Merced.

Merced County Sheriff's Deputies found the victim, a 24-year-old white male, with wounds to his left shoulder, according to a statement released by the Sheriff's Department. The man was uncooperative with investigators, the press release said.

According to witnesses, the shooting occurred during a fight. The round struck the victim, who was in his vehicle. He was treated at Mercy Medical Center Merced.