Boy Shot In Highland Park

By EGP News Service

Police on Sunday were investigating a shooting in Highland Park, where a 13-year-old boy was shot twice in the face a sergeant said.

The shooting at Meridian and Figueroa streets occurred about 11:15 p,m, Saturday, said Los Angeles police Sgt. Wayne Guillary of the Northeast Station.

The boy was taken to County-USC Medical Center in Boyle Heights in critical condition, he said. The boy was in a building at the time of the shooting, but it remains unclear where the shots came from, Guillary said.

Police are searching for a red Ford F-150 pickup.

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August 27, 2009  Copyright © 2012 Eastern Group Publications, Inc.


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