Girl shot during teen's birthday party in Fresno

Posted at 9:35 AM, Nov 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-22 12:35:55-05

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old girl was shot and wounded during a Sunday night birthday party for a 16-year-old at an Airbnb rental in Fresno.

The Fresno Bee reports that police say no adults were present at the party, which was advertised on social media and turned into a melee. The shooting occurred after a group was asked to leave the party. Police encountered a chaotic scene as people fled.

The 15-year-old was taken to a hospital and rushed into surgery for a gunshot wound to her upper torso. There's no information about her condition.