Release Date/Time: 1/8/2013 1:21 AM
Officers responded to a victim of a shooting in the area of 18 N. Hebron. When they arrived they found the victim who was not conscious and not breathing. The victim had multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Citizens reported hearing multiple gunshots and seeing a male wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt running from the area after the shots were fired. It is unknown at this time if the shooting was gang related, and the identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.
Anyone who may have witnessed the homicide or who may have information related to the homicide in encouraged to contact Salinas Police Detective Arlene Currier at 758-7125 or Detective David Poulin at 758-7270.
Release Authorized by: James Arensdorf