Shooting Investigation Underway in Merced Co.

MERCED COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) — An investigation is underway following a shooting in Merced County.

The sheriff’s office says it happened after 11:30 pm Tuesday at a home on Highway 140 near Arboleda Drive — that’s between Merced and the community of Planada.

When deputies arrived, they found one person suffering from a gunshot.

Deputies have not said what led up to the shooting.

Investigators spent several hours collecting evidence at the scene overnight