Victim of fatal shooting in Manteca identified

The victim of a fatal shooting in Manteca early Sunday was Francisco Lara, a 23-year-old Manteca resident, according to the city's Police Departmen...

September 13, 2022
5:18 PM

The victim of a fatal shooting in Manteca early Sunday was Francisco Lara, a 23-year-old Manteca resident, according to the city's Police Department. The suspect in the crime fled the scene but quickly was captured, police reported Sunday. The shooting was about 12:30 a.m. on the 200 block of North Main Street. Lara was shot once, by Edward Lamar Young Jr., 33, of Manteca resident, police reported. Young fled the scene but was located not long afterward in the 600 block of North Main. He was positively identified by witnesses to the shooting.

Modesto Bee