Police Search for Gunman in Pomona Shooting, Assault

The man shot and injured one woman, and physically assaulted another woman, police say

By Christina Cocca
|  Saturday, Jan 4, 2014  |  Updated 11:31 PM PDT
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Pomona police were looking for a man who shot one woman and physically assaulted another woman on Saturday, Jan 4, 2014.

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Police were asking for the public’s help to find the gunman who shot one woman and assaulted a second woman Saturday evening, according to the Pomona Police Department.

The shooting was reported about 6:27 p.m. in the 600 block of North Huntington Avenue, police said.

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Officers found a 32-year-old woman with gunshot wounds, and a 21-year-old woman who was assaulted by the same man, police said. Both women were taken to the hospital and were in stable condition.

Police first thought the man barricaded himself inside an apartment and was refusing to surrender, but they did not find anyone inside after they entered.

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Police do not believe the incidents are gang-related, and they are looking for a Hispanic male adult.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Pomona Police Department at 909-620-2085.

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