187(a) PC Homicide

Release Date/Time: 10/11/2013 5:34 PM

Incident: 187(a) PC Homicide

Report #: 13-100527

Date: Friday, 10/11/2013

Time: 2:36 PM

Location: Bellhaven St. & Second Ave.

Officers were dispatched to the area of a report of shots being fired and shortly thereafter the discovery of a victim of the shooting. When officers arrived on scene, they found Jaime Donato Rubio (35) slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle.  He was pronounced deceased at the scene. Witnesses state that the driver of a purple Honda or Nissan product pulled along side of Rubio's parked car, exited and opened fire on Rubio. The suspect was described as a thirty year old hispanic male with short hair and gang appearance, wearing blue or black.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Salinas Police Department Crime Tip Line at 755-4222, or Detectives at 758-7127 or 758-7137.

Release Authorized by: Sergeant Jeff Gibson

Telephone: (831) 758-7128