A shooting at the Blue Lagoon leaves one injured

SANTA CRUZ, CA – Police are investigating a shooting at the Blue Lagoon on Wednesday morning that left one person injured.

Police responded to the bar just after 12:30 a.m. after a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they discovered a person had been shot in the bathroom following a verbal confrontation, police said. The victim was a 24-year-old resident of Santa Cruz.

The victim’s injury was considered significant but not life-threatening.

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The suspect fled on foot before officers arrived at the scene, police said.

Santa Cruz Police detectives described the suspect as a black adult male, 20-30 years old, 6-foot-2, weighing approximately 250-275 pounds, with shoulder-length curly black hair.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Kendall at 831-420-5963.

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