At least seven people were shot in a shooting Tuesday in Stockton, California, according to local police. Three people were killed.
SHOOTING UPDATE: This is now a triple homicide.
— Stockton Police Dept (@StocktonPolice) March 18, 2015
Police spokesman Joe Silva told the Los Angeles Times that the crime, which has been described as a drive-by shooting, occurred outside a convenience store near downtown Stockton at around 8:30 p.m. He noted that the area around the store is “known for gang activity.”
CBS 13 News reports that two women and a man were killed in the shooting. One victim is said to have died at the scene, while the other two died at the hospital.
Police are investigating.
This is a developing story.
Source: Huff Post