On Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at approximately 12:53am, Lancaster Station received a call of a gunshot victim at a local business on the 800 block of East Avenue I in Lancaster.
When deputies arrived, they found a Black female, 20-30 years old, sitting in the driver side of a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. She was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
The suspects are described as 2 Black males, both in their 20’s. This investigation is ongoing. Every possibility will be investigated, including a potential robbery. No other information is available at this time.
In the back seat of the victim’s vehicle, deputies found a 3 year old black male. We are happy to share he was unharmed during this shooting. Our deputy sat on the ground to comfort and distract the little boy.
"If You See Something, Say Something"
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Lancaster Station at (661) 948-8466. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP, “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.
Lancaster Sheriff’s Station polices the City of Lancaster, Antelope Valley College in Lancaster, and the unincorporated communities of Antelope Acres, Lake Los Angeles, and Quartz Hill in the Antelope Valley.