One Injured In Maywood Shooting

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7/26/18 

One man was injured during a shooting that happened on July 24 in Maywood.

Fred Burkes, 21, was shot in the buttocks outside of his home on the 200 block of South 16th Ave. in Maywood. Police said that the shooting happened sometime between 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

“Police were called for a disturbance around 20 minutes prior to the shooting,” said Sgt. Daryl Fairley. “Moments later, an unknown vehicle drove by and someone inside began shooting.”

Fairley said that it doesn’t appear that the shooting is gang-related. So far, no one is in custody, but the shooting is still under investigation. VFP 

This article has been updated. 

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