Laguna Hills: Altercation Leads to Shooting Outside 7-Eleven Store

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03.24.2022 | 1:45 AM | LAGUNA HILLS – A man was injured after an altercation escalated into a shooting outside a 7-Eleven convenience store, early Thursday morning.

The altercation was reported outside the 7-Eleven convenience store located in the 25300 block of Alicia Parkway, near Paseo de Valencia, around 1:45 AM.

When deputies arrived they located a Hispanic male in his 30s suffering from a gunshot wound.

Firefighter paramedics treated the man on scene before rushing him to an area hospital where he remained hospitalized in unknown condition.

The suspected shooter, also described as a Hispanic male in his 30s, fled the scene prior to the arrival of authorities.

Officials said the shooting appears to be an isolated incident.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is urged to contact the Orange County Sheriff’s Department by calling (949) 770-6011.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at

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