Killed By Gunfire: Madera Sheriff's Office Investigates Drive-By Shooting

A Madera man was killed and a woman was wounded in a drive-by shooting late Sunday night, the Madera County Sheriff's Office.

Shaun Lafiet Foster, 34, and an unidentified 43-year-old woman were sitting on a couch in a vacant lot near a home on Ellis Street in northwest Madera 11:15 p.m. when a white-colored sedan drove by a few times before shooting multiple rounds, according to reports.

Both Foster and the woman were struck by gunfire sometime between 11:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m., the sheriff's office said.

The two were rushed a local hospital where Foster was later pronounced dead.

The condition of the female is not known at this time.

The shooting is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Madera County Sheriff's Office at 559-675-7770 or Crime Stoppers at 478-STOP.