The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in Fruitvale that left one hospitalized early Tuesday morning.
According to a press release, deputies were dispatched to the area of Jet Court and Jamison Avenue, which is just northwest of the intersection of F Road and 32 Road, to investigate a report of shots fired early Tuesday morning.
The deputies determined a shooting had occurred, according to the press release, and the victim had been transported to a local hospital.
The sheriff’s office declined to say how severe the victim’s injuries are, citing it being part of an open investigation.
Sheriff’s office spokesperson Amanda Erkman said Wednesday there was no new information the department can release, as the investigation is ongoing.
Erkman did say the shooting is believed to be an isolated incident.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is being asked to call 970-242-6707.