SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say they’ve arrested a San Bernardino resident in connection with a shooting that left three other people wounded.
The suspect, described as a 19-year-old black male, was arrested at an area hospital where he was being treated for a gunshot wound to the leg.
Authorities say he was identified as the alleged shooter by witnesses.
The incident unfolded about 6:51 p.m. Friday in the 2900 block of North Loma Avenue. When officers arrived on scene, they found four people suffering of gunshot wounds.
All four were taken to area hospitals, where they underwent surgery.
San Bernardino police said in a statement that the most seriously injured victim was a 19-year-old woman from Los Angeles, who was shot in the chest. As of Saturday, she remained in critical condition.
The other two victims were males, ages 15 and 20, both from San Bernardino. Police said the juvenile victim was shot in the neck and is believed to be paralyzed. The other victim was shot in the face but is expected to survive.
Police believe there might be an additional suspect.
Anyone with more information about this shooting was asked to call Detective Steve Turner at (909) 384-5647 or Sergeant Gary Robertson at (909) 841-5361.