Crime

Man dies, shot in fight outside Ceres bar

A bar fight ended in the fatal shooting of a man at Runaround Sue’s bar at 1409 Mitchell Road, Ceres police said Saturday.

Derrick Farrow, 33, of Ceres was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound at Memorial Medical Center shortly after 11 p.m. Friday, Sgt. Danny Vierra said.

According to witnesses, Farrow was one of several patrons involved in a physical fight inside the bar. The altercation moved outside, where Farrow was shot about 10:30 p.m, police reported.

Officers arrived on scene and found Farrow lying in front of the business unconscious. Ceres Emergency Services and American Medical Response responded and took the dying man to the hospital.

Ceres police detectives are interviewing patrons who were at the bar when the fight and shooting happened. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Ceres police Detective Arthur Hively at (209) 538-5728 or the Ceres police dispatch center at (209) 538-5712.

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