Woman Shot In The Head In Madera

Madera police are investigating a shooting near Pine and Howard Monday night that left a 22-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the head.

The shooting happened just before 11:00 p.m. in the 200 block of Park Street.

Officers say the woman was awake and responsive to questioning but could not provide details of the shooter, but was able to say they fled in a small black car.

The woman was transported to Community Regional Medical Center but her condition is not known.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the Madera Police Department at (559) 675-4291.