Stockton police said a 25-year-old man was in stable condition at a hospital after being shot in north Stockton Tuesday afternoon.
The shooting was in the 1600 block of Tyrol Lane next to Stagg High School. The victim was riding his bike when he was shot, police said.
The gunman was described a a black man, 20 to 25 years old, with a goatee. When last seen, he wore a black hat, dark-colored shirt and blue jeans. Police were told he fled on foot on northbound Tyrol, jumped a fence and was headed toward a nearby shopping center.
A motive for the shooting wasn't immediately known.