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The shooting happened around 4:10 p.m. on April 24 in the 6400 block of 86th Street.
According to Division Chief Mike Dudlo of The Burbank Police Department, a person in a passing black Mercedes automobile yelled at the victim before firing a single shot.
Dudlo said the victim sustained a non-life threatening wound to his leg. No other injuries were reported.
Police said the Mercedes fled westbound on 86th Street. A single shell casing was recovered at the scene.
According to Dudlo, the victim is not cooperating with investigators. Police believe the shooting was gang related.
The area where the incident occurred Monday—across the street from Tobin School—experienced two gang related shootings in 2012.
In August 2012 four people were shot outside a home at 85th Place and Narragansett Avenue in what police at the time called “an apparent gang motivated shooting.”
In December 2012, a man was shot in the leg while walking in the 6700 block of 85th Street. Oak Lawn Patch reported the “20-year-old man was walking alone when a maroon mini-van drove by and its occupants yelled ‘gang jargon’” before opening fire. Police said the shooting “was not a random incident.”
Ed. Note: Story updated to reflect the correct address where the shooting occurred, the 6400 block of 86th Street.