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: Strike Averted: IATSE And AMPTP Have 'Basic Contract' Agreement, Per Officials With The Theatrical Stage Employees Union
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: Taylor's Blunder, Other Missed Chances Put LA In NLCS Hole
He was taken to an area hospital where he was listed in stable condition.
An investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: Karen Bass Officially Kicks Off Her Run For Mayor Of Los Angeles At Saturday Event
Anyone with more information about the case was urged to contact the Simi Valley Police Department at (805) 583-6950.