FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) –A 15-year-old boy was arrested for putting his sufferer on the top with a gun, inflicting a significant head harm, throughout a social media drug deal Wednesday, in keeping with Fresno County Sheriff’s Workplace.
Authorities say they responded to the 3300 block of E. Clinton Ave at round 2:00 p.m. for a report of an armed theft and assault.
The caller instructed deputies two folks had robbed his girlfriend and pistol-whipped her on the top. Deputies say the juvenile, who can’t be recognized for authorized causes, struck the sufferer so laborious it broke off the deal with of the firearm. The sufferer was transported to the hospital for remedy.
Investigators say two suspects, a male and a feminine, met with the sufferer after agreeing on social media to conduct a deal for marijuana. As an alternative of constructing the acquisition, the juvenile attacked the sufferer and stole the medication.
The juvenile was caught following a site visitors cease within the space of close to E. Butler and S. Cedar Avenues in southeast Fresno.
Deputies say the 15-year-old was present in possession of a BB-gun that matched the weapon used within the theft. He additionally had gang affiliations. He was booked on expenses of assault, theft, and aggravated battery.