Police responded to reports of shots fired near West Bunny Avenue and Blosser Road in Santa Maria on Thursday night and found a male with multiple gunshot wounds who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers responded to the scene around 10:25 p.m., police said early Friday morning.
“Lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful and the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene,” Santa Maria police said in a statement.
The identity of the victim was not released as of Friday morning.
No further details were available.