Passenger Van Becomes Shooting Target, Leaving 27 year-old Man Wounded Near Kerman

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One person was wounded when somebody opened fire on a van carrying several passengers.

Deputies say the shooting happened around 6:45 a.m. at La Fe Market near Jensen Ave. and SR-145, also known as Madera Ave south of Kerman.

According to deputies, an unidentified suspect opened fire at a green van carrying several passengers, hitting one of the passengers in the arm.

He was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to recover.

Deputies say they are still talking to witnesses and don’t have a suspect yet.

Deputies have not closed the road to traffic.