MODESTO (CBS13) – Police in Modesto are investigating a fatal shooting that happened overnight. It’s the same area where a teen was shot and killed last week.

Just before midnight, officers responded to a shooting in the area of Larkin and Empire avenues. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound, according to a Modesto Police Department Facebook post.

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Lifesaving measures were taken to try to save the victim, but unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim was identified Monday evening as 20-year-old Dessery Becerra of Modesto.

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The investigation into the cause of the shooting is still active and ongoing. No other information is being released by police.

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Last week, 18-year-old Lisandro Mendez was shot at a home at 1626 Larkin Avenue, which is in the same area as the latest shooting. Less than an hour after that incident, a second male walked into a local hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, say police. They believe that person was connected to the shooting that led to the teen’s death.

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Police have not said whether the latest shooting is connected to last week’s shootings.