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Gunman sought in Adelanto shooting that left one dead

January 9, 2013 | 12:02 pm

Approximate location of incident shown in red.

Authorities are searching for a gunman after a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot and a second person wounded by gunfire Tuesday night in Adelanto.

San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call of a shooting in the 18100 block of Casaba Road in Adelanto.

Authorities pronounced Matthew Joseph Barry, 17, dead at the scene. A second victim, Sabastian Farnsworth, 20, was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive, authorities said.

The identity of the gunman is not known, nor is the motive, according to deputies.

Anyone with information is urged to call Det. Eddie Bachman at (909) 387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can contact the WeTip hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME or leave information at www.wetip.com.


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Image: Approximate location of incident shown in red. Credit: Google Maps