12-Year-Old Lompoc Boy Shot

Lompoc Police are investigating a shooting incident that sent a 12-year-old boy to the hospital. Last night at around 7:30 officers responded to a report of a shooting on Laurel Avenue. Police say the boy was waiting to order food from a taco truck when he was shot. The boy was airlifted to an area hospital. His condition is currently unknown. Investigators say he was simply an innocent bystander.