Attempted Murder - Shooting

Release Date/Time: 7/1/2013 9:30 PM

Incident: Attempted Murder - Shooting

Report #: 13-070066

Date: Monday, 7/1/2013

Time: 3:53 PM

Location: 1400-block area of Cherokee Dr.

A 15 year old male, was riding his bicycle in the 1400-block area of Cherokee Dr. when a vehicle, occupied by three males, stopped nearby. One of the suspects approached the victim and engaged him in conversation. Sensing an attack was imminent, the victim ran away from the suspects.  He was shot in the upper torso and leg.  The suspects fled the areasouthbound on Cherokee Dr. The victim was flown to a Bay Area hospital for treatment. The vehicle was described as green Honda Accord. The shooting suspect was described as a Hispanic male, 20 years old, wearing a black beanie.  This incident is considered gang-related.

Release Authorized by: Commander Henry Gomez

Telephone: (831) 758-7250