Oceano teen killed in drive-by shooting
November 18, 2011
The 17-year-old shot in the head Thursday night by a drive-by shooter in Oceano died at a local hospital this morning.
At about 6:30 p.m., a drive-by shooter shot Gabriel Salgado, 17, of Oceano and an unnamed 14-year-old on the 1700 block of 21st Street.
Salgado and the 14-year-old who was shot in the leg were originally transported to Arroyo Grande Community Hospital. Emergency personnel then transferred Salgado to Marian Medical Center in Santa Maria where he died.
San Luis Obispo County Sheriff deputies are investigating the shooting as a gang related incident.