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UPDATE: Man shot, injured in Santa Maria Shell gas station shooting

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Posted at 7:30 AM, Mar 08, 2022

UPDATE - Santa Maria police on Wednesday said the victim is expected to survive. Investigators are not releasing any other information at this time.
UPDATE (9:05 a.m.) - Police say they first received reports of the shooting at 7:07 a.m. on Tuesday.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot inside the Shell gas station, located at 1501 N Broadway.

The Santa Maria Fire Department treated the victim before he was taken to the hospital.

Police say the investigation has just begun and urge witnesses to call 805-928-3781 ext. 2164.
ORIGINAL STORY: First responders are on scene for a shooting in Santa Maria on Tuesday morning.

The shooting happened on the 1600 block of N Broadway in Santa Maria, at the intersection of Broadway and Donovan Rd. Police say the shooting happened at a gas station.

Officials say one person was injured and is being taken to Marian Regional Medical Center. No additional details were immediately available.

Santa Maria Police are investigating the shooting, and the public is being urged to avoid the area.

Officials say they have not closed any roads in the area.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.