Attempted Murder

Release Date/Time: 4/11/2016 7:03 PM

Incident: Attempted Murder

Report #: 16 04 0533

Date: Monday, 4/11/2016

Time: 3:18 PM

Location: 1300 Block of Estrella Way

A 16 year-old was shot in front of a home on the 1300 block of Estrella Way this afternoon. A dark colored vehicle, possibly a Honda, pulled up and the occupant fired several shots at the victim striking him multiple times in the torso. The victim was transported to a local hospital and was admitted with serious, but non-life threatening wounds.  

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Salinas Police Department at (831) 758-7321. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78 CRIME, or text information to the Text to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411".

Release Authorized by: Cmdr. John C. Murray

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

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