On Wednesday, Oct. 5, at approximately 7:55 p.m., police responded to the area of West J and Pennsylvania streets after police dispatch received multiple calls concerning shots fired, according to Los Banos Police Commander Ray Reyna Jr.

Officers arrived on the scene and located expended bullet casings in the roadway and parked vehicles that appeared to have been struck by gunfire. 

A 19-year-old male was self-transported to Los Banos Memorial Hospital, suffering at least one gunshot wound. 

The victim is in stable condition and was transported to a Modesto area hospital for treatment.

The investigation is ongoing by the Los Banos Police Department. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Los Banos Police Detective Michael Neal at (209) 827-2520 or email at michael.neal@losbanos.org.

The Westside Express