Man wounded in Burbank shooting, police say; expected to survive

Police responded to a shooting in Burbank that left one person wounded on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. (KABC)

A shooting in Burbank on Monday evening left one person wounded, authorities said.

The incident was reported about 8:20 p.m. in the 1500 block of Scott Road, according to the Burbank Police Department.

Officers received reports of a shooting and a man down. When officers arrived, they found a 22-year-old Burbank resident on the sidewalk suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his lower body.

The victim was treated at the scene by paramedics and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive, authorities said.

Police also located a second crime scene in the area of the 1600 block of N. San Fernando Boulevard, where evidence of a shooting was found.

No information about the shooter was immediately available.

Video from AIR7 HD showed multiple police vehicles at the scene, where a section of at least one street was closed.

Anyone with more information was asked to call the Burbank Police Department's detectives at (818) 238-3210. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
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