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Man shot twice in drive-by shooting

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Nov 07 2013 09:50:10 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 07 2013 10:03:14 AM CST

Courtesy: John Loewe/Oroville Mirror

OROVILLE, Calif. -

Oroville Police are looking for the suspect in drive-by shooting.  The shooting happened Wednesday around 9:30 p.m. on Valley View Drive in Oroville.

The victim was shot in the calf and in the buttocks.  Five shell casings were found at the scene.

According to an Oroville Police news release, the 31-year-old male victim was walking down Valley View Drive approaching Oro Dam Boulevard when a dark-colored vehicle slowed as it approached.

Someone in the vehicle fired several rounds at him.   The victim was taken to the hospital and was in stable condition.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call Oroville Police.