Deputies are investigating a shooting in Fall River Mills.

According to a news release from the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office, the victim is 28-year-old Jose Alvarez.  Deputies said he arrived at Mayers Memorial Hospital around 10 p.m. Saturday night with a gunshot wound.

Alvarez was flown to Mercy Medical Center in Redding for treatment. 

Neighbors told KRCR News Channel 7 deputies went door to door asking if anyone had heard gunshots along Highway 299.

Deputies did  not release any more information but said the case remains under investigation.

If you have information, you are asked to call the sheriff’s office at (530) 245-6025.

Stay with KRCR News Channel 7 for updates.