Shooting Near Parlier; Gunman on the Loose

A man is ina Fresnohospital recovering from a shooting, and the gunman is still on the loose.

It happenedaround 6:30 p.m. near Parlier.

FresnoCounty Sheriff's deputies were called to the "Purple Plum Fruit Stand."

Deputiessay the man had been inside the business when a car pulled up, a passenger gotout, and then shot the man several times.

He then gotback in the car, and it took off.The victim was alert and was able to give them some information, before he wasflown by helicopter to Community Regional MedicalCenter in Fresno.

Deputies saythe man is in serious condition.

Deputiesare looking for a '95 to '97 Charcoal Gray, 4-door Honda Accord.

The shooteris described as Hispanic, 5'4" to 5'6", 170 lbs.

He waswearing a black sweatshirt and pants.

If you haveany information, you can call 600-3111.{}