Police / Fire

Police investigating reported shooting on Memorial Drive

It is the second shooting reported by police this year.

Editor’s note: This article was updated to include comments from HPD Chief Carlos Reynoso. Last updated Feb. 7 at 2:15 p.m.

Hollister Police Department announced it is investigating a reported shooting that occurred Feb. 5 at 10:30 p.m. on the 1200 block of Memorial Drive. Police said a victim sustained a gunshot would that is not life-threatening.

“Our detectives responded and we will continue to follow up on the case,” police said.

Police Chief Carlos Reynoso told BenitoLink the shooting does not appear to be gang-related and that there is no evidence that it is connected to the Feb. 1 shooting.

This is the second reported shooting by Hollister Police. The first occurred on Feb. 1 on McCray Street also at 10:30 p.m.

It added anyone with information is encouraged to call 831-636-4331.

BenitoLink Staff