Yuba County Sheriff Detectives are investigating an early morning (1/23/18) shooting on Dunning Avenue in Linda today that led to the death of a 20 year old Marysville man. Investigators were called to Rideout Hospital regarding a gunshot wound patient that had arrived by private vehicle at approximately 4:30am. The victim succumbed to his injuries shortly thereafter. The hospital was temporarily placed on lockdown as a precaution.
Yuba County Detectives are actively investigating the shooting which was determined to have occurred in the 6000 block of Dunning Avenue in Linda, prior to the victim arriving at the emergency room. No report of shots fired was received by the Sheriff’s Office prior to the call to Rideout Hospital. It is believed the victim was shot while he was a passenger in a vehicle that was struck by gunfire on Dunning Avenue before being driven to the hospital in the vehicle.
**Additional information: The homicide victim has been identified as 20 year old Timothy Patrick Galusha of Marysville. The homicide remains under active investigation.