A Merced man was shot and killed on Friday night in Modesto.
Deputies said they were dispatched to Kansas Avenue and North Franklin Street around 7:30 p.m. where they found 24-year-old Xiong Vang being treated by paramedics. He was transported to the hospital where he later died.
Detectives believe Vang was shot on Whitmore Avenue, and a family member attempted to take the him to the emergency room, but stopped and called 911 instead.
There is no known suspect at this time.
An investigation into the shooting of Vang is currently underway. Authorities ask anyone with any information to call Detective Cory Brown at 209-567-4485.