SIMI VALLEY (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Sunday said a Simi Valley resident was wounded in an apparent gang-related shooting.
The incident unfolded about 1 a.m. in the 2600 block of Phipps Avenue.READ MORE: Simone Biles Plans To Compete In Balance Beam Final In Tokyo
Simi Valley police said in a department statement that the victim was visiting a friend when he was confronted by one or more suspects who subsequently opened fire.
The victim, identified as 19-year old-David Lizarraga, was shot in the stomach and arm, according to the statement.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Glenn Allen Brooks, 61, Of Huntington Beach Arrested Thursday In Connection To Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot
He was taken to an area hospital where he was listed in stable condition.
An investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: DUI Suspect Arrested In Deadly Traffic Collision That Killed 2 People On 110 Freeway In South LA Sunday
Anyone with more information about the case was urged to contact the Simi Valley Police Department at (805) 583-6950.