A 16-year-old boy is expected to survive after being injured late Sunday night in a drive-by shooting.
No suspects are in custody.
The shooting was reported about 11:45 p.m. near I and Prusso streets, Livingston Police Chief Ruben Chavez told the Merced Sun-Star.
The boy, who admits to being a gang member, was walking when a white Honda carrying a driver and a passenger approached. One of the occupants fired at the boy, striking him in the shoulder, Chavez said.
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The occupants of the vehicle fled the area.
After police responded and secured the crime scene, emergency personnel treated the boy and transported him to a regional hospital.