Juvenile shot in groin on S. 4th Street

YAKIMA POLICE NEWS RELEASE -- On November 1, 2012 at about 2155 hrs, Officers responded to the 400 block of S. 4th Street regarding a gunshot victim.

Officers located a juvenile male lying on the sidewalk in the 400 block of S 4th Street.

The male was conscious and alert and said he had been shot in the groin area. The male had injuries to a thigh and groin areas. The male reported that a single male suspect wearing all black had shot him as he walked home.

The Yakima Police Department is continuing to investigate this incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Yakima Police Department at (509) 575-6200.