Benicia police are investigating a shooting that took place in the city early this morning. Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the first block of Riverhill Drive at about 12:45 a.m., according to Benicia police. Arriving officers found a 25-year-old man who had been shot in the left thigh, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive. Investigators found several bullet shell casings at the scene. Information about a possible suspect was not immediately available, police said.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Benicia police at (707) 745-3412.
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