Man found beaten and shot near Fowler

Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Fresno Co Sheriff: Man severely beaten near Fowler

Fresno Co Sheriff: Man severely beaten near Fowler (KFSN Photo / Tommy Tran)

The Fresno County Sheriff's Department is investigating an apparent beating and shooting of a 19-year-old man found near Highland and Adams early Wednesday morning.

Sheriff's Deputies say the man appears to have been severely beaten in the head and upper body. Investigators later learned that the man had also been shot at least once.

The victim was taken to Community Regional Medical Center. His condition is unknown, but the Fresno County Sheriff's Department says they do not appear to be life threatening.

The victim's identity has not been released.

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