SIMI VALLEY ( — 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.

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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.

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He was taken to an area hospital where he was listed in stable condition.

An investigation is ongoing.

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Anyone with more information about the case was urged to contact the Simi Valley Police Department at (805) 583-6950.