Man shot while sleeping in car in Delano dies from his injuries

DELANO, Calif. - UPDATE (March 1, 2018 6:20 p.m.): The man who was in critical condition after being shot while sleeping in a car in Delano has died from his injuries, according to officials. 

The man was one of two were shot while sleeping in a car on Feb. 20th. 

The second man was treated for his injuries and released. 


One man is in critical condition after being shot while he and another man were asleep inside of a parked car, according to Delano Police. 

Delano Police officers were called out to Delano Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Feb. 20th at around 2:30 a.m. after receiving reports of two men who were suffering from gunshot wounds. 

Both men were treated for their injuries, one of them was released while the other was transferred to Kern Medical. 

The Delano Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call 661-721-3377 or the TipLine at 661-721-3369.


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