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Madera woman shot leaving party

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A 20-year-old Madera woman was shot early Sunday when she was leaving a party.

The woman, whose name was not released by police, sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound after she was shot about 3 a.m. in the 200 block of Monterey Street.

She was transported to Madera Community Hospital by friends, but was most likely going to be transferred to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno due to the location of her wound, Madera Police Sgt. Dino Lawson said.

“The woman was in the process of leaving a party when some uninvited individuals showed up, starting problems,” Lawson said. “Several shots were fired but only one person was injured.” ...


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