ARCATA, Calif. - The Arcata Police Department is investigating an early morning shooting that left a 17-year-old with a gunshot wound.
On Sunday, around 2:45 a.m., the Arcata Police Department responded to a report of a shooting in the 1200 block of C Street.
Officers found a 17-year-old with a non-life threatening gun shot wound. Officers later learned that the juvenile was shot after an altercation and the suspect left the area after the shooting.
The juvenile was taken to Mad River Hospital.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Arcata Police Department at 707-822-2424.