LOMPOC, Calif.- Lompoc Police responded to reports of shots fired near the 400 block of North O Street around 9:07 p.m. Monday.
While officers were responding they received another report of a victim with a gunshot wound in that same area. Police found a 17-year-old Hispanic male who had been shot once.
The victim was transported to a nearby trauma center. He is believed to be in critical but stable condition.
Police believe the shooting is gang related. If anyone knows any information regarding the shooting you're asked to call the Lompoc Police Department.