Garden Grove

Shooting over game console sale

FOUR PERSONS were arrested in a shooting incident Tuesday night in Garden Grove (Shutterstock).

A shooting incident in Garden Grove on Tuesday night concluded with no wounds, but the arrests of four persons.

According to Sgt. Nick Jensen of the GGPD, the altercation was in the 9700 block of Royal Palm Avenue at 8:35 p.m. Officers responded to reports of shots fired and witnesses told police about four males standing to the front of the location near a motor vehicle.

Police determined the four were related to the investigation. It was determined, police say, that two of them were there to sell a gaming console and the other two to purchase it. The planned transaction took place via social media.

During the meeting, a dispute took place and one of the buyers brandished a firearm and fired it at the sellers. No one was wounded and paramedics responded to treat minor injuries from the initial altercation, according to Sgt. Jensen.

A loaded firearm and a replica firearm were found at the scene. The arrests of the four took place, pending further investigation. None of them were from the immediate area.

Any one with information about the incident is asked to call the GGPD at (714) 741-5704.

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