Fresno City College: Police Respond to Shots Fired, 1 Arrested

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
October 14, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Police responded to shots fired at the Fresno City College (FCC) campus on Monday. 

The Fresno Police Department is “saturating” the area, reported Sheldon Gajarian, an assignment manager for KMPH. 

There’s a helicopter in the area.

There is no indication that anybody was shot.

A witness told the Fresno Bee that the shooting happened near the science and math building, and that she saw two men running away.

Jim Guy, a reporter with the Bee, said that four suspects were seen running from the area near the science and math building. 

Shell casings were found near the building

A suspect in the shooting has been detained about a mile north of the campus.

The college hasn’t given any updates on Facebook or Twitter.

According to one student, two men shot at two other men in a parking lot.

Nearby Heaton Elementary School and Fresno High School are locked down.

Story developing; check back for updates

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.