Three teenagers admitted to a hospital following a suspected gang-related shooting in Orange County
On Sunday night, three teenage boys were wounded in a suspected gang-related act of violence in Fullerton. The Fullerton Police Department reported that two 15-year-olds and a 16-year-old were hit by gunfire on the 3800 block of Franklin Avenue at around 10:40 p.m.
The injured teenagers were taken to the hospital for treatment, but their wounds were not believed to be life-threatening.
The police are still investigating the shooting and no arrests have been made so far. There is also no available suspect description. Franklin Avenue was temporarily closed near the scene of the shooting, but it has since reopened.
The Fullerton Police Department is asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact them at 714-738-6700. Violence among gangs is a serious problem that can lead to devastating consequences, and law enforcement agencies are working to prevent it from happening in communities across the country.