LODI (BCN) — Police in Lodi arrested a 17-year-old boy Thursday in connection with a homicide of a 15-year-old boy in Lodi last week.
On July 2, Lodi police officers responded to a call that a male had been shot in a parking lot at 1030 S. Hutchins St. and found a boy suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body.READ MORE: Former California Senator Barbara Boxer Assaulted, Robbed In Oakland's Jack London District
The victim was transported to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Lodi police said it appeared that there was an altercation in the parking lot between two groups who knew each other prior to the shooting. A motive for the shooting has not been found yet.READ MORE: UPDATE: Firefighters Rescue Person Stranded On Ledge At Fort Funston In San Francisco
Police said the boy was booked into Juvenile Hall on suspicion of murder.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Detective Carillo at (209) 269-4781.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Bars To Require COVID Vaccine or Negative Test From Customers
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