Atwater PD responded to the area of Nashua St. and Swaps St for a shooting incident.

Two males were found with gunshot wounds, police say.

One victim was under the age of 18, according to police.

One victim was airlifted. The other was transported by ground, police say.

According to police, Suspects are believed to be in a white Dodge van or SUV. Officers located evidence at the scene of multiple shots being fired from a semi-automatic handgun. The motive for the shooting is under investigation.

The public can provide information by contacting the Police Department at 209-357-6384 or by email at police Ask for Detective Sergeant Brum or Detective Aguilar.