Olivehurst, Ca. Yuba County Detectives are investigating the shooting of a 14-year-old Olivehurst boy who suffered a life-threatening gunshot wound on Thursday 2/24/2022 at approximately 4:20 p.m. alongside McGowan Parkway at Fleming Avenue in Olivehurst. The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital, and later flown to a Sacramento area hospital, where he remains in critical condition.
The victim’s 15-year-old brother was taken into custody last night for the alleged shooting. Additional minors, whom investigators believe may have been the intended targets of the shooting, ran from the scene and were later contacted by detectives.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting, including whether or not the incident was gang related, remain under active investigation at this time.