Wednesday, December 7, 2016
A male was transported after sustaining a gunshot wound at the Smoke Wagon Saloon In Victorville. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)
A male was transported after sustaining a gunshot wound at the Smoke Wagon Saloon In Victorville. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)

Shots Fired In Victorville Bar, At Least One Person Wounded

VICTORVILLE, Calif: (VVNG.com) At least one victim was transported by air ambulance after sustaining a gunshot wound inside a local bar.

Nearly a dozen Victorville Sheriffs responded to the Smoke Wagon Saloon Bar on the 13000 block of Palmdale Road, just west of Cobalt Road, after several reports of gunshots were received at approximately 12:35 a.m. on Saturday morning.

The bar was hosting a Hip Hop night when shots rang out, striking at least one person early Saturday morning. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News.)
The bar was hosting a Hip Hop night when shots rang out, striking at least one person early Saturday morning. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News.)

The crowded bar was hosting a Hip Hop night when shots rang out, leaving at least one victim hit in the shoulder by a bullet, and at least one car’s window was visibly shot out.

The male victim was transported to an out of area hospital for treatment.

Per scanner reports, the suspect was described as a black male adult wearing a plaid beige shirt, no facial hair, and used a possible uzi style handgun with an extended magazine.

The deputies worked on clearing out the bar and collecting witness statements from everyone on scene.

Please check for more information as the story is still developing and will be updated as details become available.

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About Gabriel D. Espinoza

Gabriel has lived in Victor Valley for nearly 15 years. He co-founded Victor Valley News, and has a background as a financial advisor and relationship banker. When he is not working the numbers, he enjoys getting out and meeting the community and delivering news worthy information.

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