On September 30, 2018, Delano police officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of Oleander Street, regarding a shooting. Officers located an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries.
A search warrant was obtained and a search of the house where the shooting took place was searched. Officers found illegal narcotics, packaging materials for drug sales, scales, money and a firearm. A search of a vehicle involved found additional illegal narcotics and two loaded firearms.
Cristobal Pimental, 19, of Delano, was arrested on weapons and drug charges and child endangerment.