Gunshot Victim Says He Was Wounded at a Marijuana Garden

Press release from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office:

mcsoOn 09-27-2015 at 7:18 AM the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a possible shooting in Yorkville, California.

A person called into the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office dispatch center and advised they had received a telephone call from a 25-year-old Adult Male they knew who reported that he had been shot while at a marijuana garden.

Deputies were able to contact the 25-year-old Adult Male by calling his cellular telephone and were guided to a remote wooded location near the 37000 block of Highway 128 in Yorkville.

Upon contact the 25-year-old Adult Male was found to have multiple gunshot wounds and was subsequently transported by air ambulance to an out of county hospital for medical treatment.

The 25-year-old Adult Male had sustained life threatening injuries but is expected to survive those injuries at this time.

Sheriff’s Detectives were summoned to the scene to further investigate the incident.

This investigation is on-going at this time and no further information is available for release.

Any updated information that does become available over time will be released by a subsequent press release.

Anyone with information that could assist Sheriff’s Detectives is asked to contact the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office tip-line by calling 707-234-2100.



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