Beaumont, CA – On Monday, October 15, 2018, at approximately 12:56 a.m., the Beaumont Police Department received a 911 call regarding a subject who had been reported to be shot and was lying in the street in the area of 5th Street and Beaumont Avenue.
Officers arrived at the scene and located a male victim lying in the street suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Officers began administering life-saving medical aid to the victim. The victim was transported by ambulance to an area hospital and is currently listed in grave condition.
During the initial investigation by officers, witnesses were located at the scene, who reported hearing gun shots and observed a vehicle leaving the area at a high rate of speed.
This investigation is on-going, no further details will be released at this time. If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Detective Sergeant Galletta at 951-769-8500. Information may also be provided anonymously at firstname.lastname@example.org.