Watsonville police said.A man was hit by gunfire Tuesday night after someone fired into his Watsonville home where three children were in a back room,
The shooting was reported just before 10 p.m. at a home in the 100
block of Jefferson Street, according to police.
Officers found a 36-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to
his upper left thigh, according to police.
He was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered
life-threatening, police said.
Investigators determined the bullet came through the front of the
victim's home and hit the man while he was sitting on a couch inside.
Once the man realized he had been hit, he called for emergency
services, according to police.
Police have not been able to determine if the shooting is
A search in the area did not turn up any suspects, police said.
There were three children in a back bedroom when the shooting
occurred. None of the children were injured.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the
Watsonville police tip line at (831) 768-3544.
--Bay City News