MODESTO - A man is in serious condition following a shooting in a market parking lot Wednesday afternoon.
Authorities responded to the Sumary Market at the corner of Herndon Road and Nadine Avenue at about 1:45pm and located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported by ambulance to a hospital where he was said to be in serious condition.
Deputies with the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Office taped off the parking lot to a market. Authorities believe an altercation may have taken place prior to the shooting.
The shooter reportedly fled the scene in a vehicle with another man. Investigators are looking into the possibility that the incident is gang related.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Office or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.