CAMPTONVILLE, Calif. February 12, 2020 – On Tuesday 2/11/2020 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Yuba County Sheriff’s Department was contacted by Nevada County Sheriff’s Department regarding a gunshot wound victim receiving treatment at a Nevada County Fire Station after reportedly being shot approximately one hour earlier on Alleghany Road in Camptonville, Yuba County.
The victim, a 36-year-old male transient, was transported by air to a Sacramento area hospital with a single gunshot wound to the abdomen; he has since been treated and released. The shooting was reported to have occurred outside a residence in the 15000 block of Alleghany Road in Camptonville, following a verbal dispute between the victim and three unidentified white males, when one of the suspects discharged a single shot from a handgun that struck the victim.
Yuba County Detectives responded and assumed the investigation, which remains active and ongoing at this time. If anyone has any further information about the incident, they are encouraged to contact the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department Investigations Unit at 530-749-7777