Santa Ana: Woman Stable After Being Struck By Gunfire In Car

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12.08.2021 | 4:45 PM | SANTA ANA – A woman was in stable condition after being struck by gunfire while she was in a car, Wednesday evening.

Authorities responded to the shooting in the 700 block of South Sullivan Street, near West Monta Vista Avenue, around 4:45 PM.

Units arriving on scene located three people who had were inside a car when an unknown suspect opened fire.

One of the occupants, a female in her early 30s, was struck by gunfire and treated on scene by firefighter paramedics before being transported to a nearby hospital in stable condition.

Both other occupants of the vehicle escaped injury.

It was too early in the investigation for a suspect description to be released and the motive behind the shooting remains unclear.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact Santa Ana Police Department by calling (714) 245-8665.

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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