Sacto 9-1-1
August 27, 2012
Information sought on alleged shooting at Yuba County gas station

The Yuba County Sheriff's Department is seeking information regarding an alleged shooting that occurred early Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to Rideout Memorial Hospital about 12:30 a.m. regarding a man who was being treated for an apparent gunshot wound to his upper arm. The man, identified as Xou Thao, 21, of Sacramento, told hospital staff members that he was shot during an altercation at the Full Stop gas station on North Beale Road in Linda, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.

Duputies searched the Full Stop and several other convenience stores and gas stations in Linda but were unable to find any evidence of the incident. Officials said Thao was unable to provide a description of the suspect.

Authorities said Thao was treated for minor injuries and released.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the Yuba County Sheriff's Department at (530) 749-7777.

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