Attempted Homicide

Release Date/Time: 4/7/2016 5:42 PM

Incident: Attempted Homicide

Date: Wednesday, 4/6/2016

Time: 9:09 PM

Location: 500 Block of Mae Ave

A 35 year old male was outside near a vehicle when a vehicle pulled up to his location and began firing at the male.  The male was struck several times by the gunfire.  Officers and medical staff arrived and transported the subject to the hospital for treatment.  There are no witnesses and no further information regarding the shooting.

If anyone has information regarding this homicide, they are asked to contact Detective McKinley at (831) 758-7145 or Detective Craig at (831) 758-7929.  If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Polcie Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78 Crime, or text information to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411".

Release Authorized by: Brian Johnson

Telephone: (831) 758-7128

Question of the Day

What can I do if I see a car parked in my neighborhood which I think may be abandoned?

The City of Salinas has people specifically designated to handle abandoned vehicles and long-term parking problems. These problems are generally handled on a complaint basis. The abandoned vehicle office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. The phone number, day or night, is (831) 758-7316.

The following information will help you determine whether or not a vehicle has been abandoned or is a long-term parking problem:

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