Stanislaus County woman injured in shooting during escape from boyfriend, police say

A woman has been hospitalized after being shot at an Oakdale home by her boyfriend as she jumped through a window to escape. The suspected shooter later killed himself, authorities said. Officers were called to a home on the 500 block of Laurel Avenue around 1 a.m. on Wednesday, Oakdale police said in a release.A woman suffering gunshot wounds to the legs and pelvis was taken to a nearby hospital, police said. Her condition is not known at this time. Investigators say the woman was in an argument with her boyfriend when he pulled out a gun and shot her as she jumped through a window to escape. She then ran to a neighbor’s home for help, according to authorities. The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s SWAT team was called in. The area of B Street and Eucalyptus Avenue, and California and Laurel Avenues was blocked off — placing a nearby elementary school into lockdown.On Wednesday morning, authorities deployed a drone to look inside the home and found the suspect died from a self-inflicted gunshot. Authorities are investigating. This is developing news, stay with KCRA 3 for the latest.

A woman has been hospitalized after being shot at an Oakdale home by her boyfriend as she jumped through a window to escape. The suspected shooter later killed himself, authorities said.

Officers were called to a home on the 500 block of Laurel Avenue around 1 a.m. on Wednesday, Oakdale police said in a release.

A woman suffering gunshot wounds to the legs and pelvis was taken to a nearby hospital, police said. Her condition is not known at this time.

Investigators say the woman was in an argument with her boyfriend when he pulled out a gun and shot her as she jumped through a window to escape. She then ran to a neighbor’s home for help, according to authorities.

The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s SWAT team was called in. The area of B Street and Eucalyptus Avenue, and California and Laurel Avenues was blocked off — placing a nearby elementary school into lockdown.

On Wednesday morning, authorities deployed a drone to look inside the home and found the suspect died from a self-inflicted gunshot.

Authorities are investigating.

This is developing news, stay with KCRA 3 for the latest.

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