A gunshot victim was transported to the hospital after reports of an assault with a deadly weapon in Canyon Country Monday afternoon.
Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel responded to a medical emergency on Minter Court near Soledad Canyon Road, according to Fire Department spokesman Franklin Lopez.
“The call came in as a stomach wound,” he said. “We just transported a patient at 4:27 p.m.”
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies also responded to the scene for a call for service received from the Fire Department, according to Lt. Doug Mohrhoff.
The victim is a woman who was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, according to Sgt. Adam Stoll with the Sheriff’s Station.
The suspect, described as a male, remained at large and the incident remained an active investigation Monday, according to Sheriff’s Station Deputy Natalie Arriaga.