On March 13, 2019, at approximately 6:45 a.m., Orange Police Officers responded to the apartment complex at 700 E. Lake reference gunshots heard in the area.
Upon their arrival, officers located a female adult who had been shot multiple times with a shotgun.
Orange Fire and Rescue transported the victim to a local hospital in serious but stable condition.
The suspect has been identified as Patrick Allen French (5/07/85) and is the victim’s ex-boyfriend. French fled the scene in a rented silver Ford Explorer (8HWE087) with the weapon. French is considered armed and dangerous. If located call 911 immediately.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is encouraged to call the Orange Police Department at 714-744-7403.