(29 year old tazed and shot by police)…The incident occurred late Tuesday afternoon.
Calexico Police had gone to a home on Lincoln Street to conduct a search warrant for narcotics and firearms. Inside the home police found Fernando Fuentes. Officials say Fuentes became confrontational. They say during the confrontation the man was tazed and then shot twice. Paramedics say Fuentes was shot in a bicep and wrist. Police said the wounds were not life threatening. Fuentes was transported to El Centro Regional Medical Center, where he was later flown to University of California San Diego Medical Center. Police say 23-year-old Flavio Fuentes was also arrested at the house. He was found to be in possession of a high capacity magazine. He was booked into County Jail. The shooting incident is under investigation.