Attempted Murder-Shooting

Release Date/Time: 4/5/2014 6:39 PM

Incident: Attempted Murder

Report #: 14-040212

Date: Saturday, 4/5/2014

Time: 9:14 AM

Location: S. Sanborn Rd and Fairview Ave

At 9:14 am Salinas Police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of S. Sanborn Rd. and Fairview Ave. On arrival they found a victim who had suffered a single gunshot wound. The victim was flown to a bay area hospital where he is listed in stable condition. Witnesses described three suspects running from the area, and were able to provide officers with a description of the three suspects as well as their direction of travel. As officers searched the area, they found three male juvenile suspects running from the area. The three suspects, two of whom are 14 years old and one 17 year old were taken into custody without incident. All three are suspected gang members and this incident is being investigated as gang related.

 Salinas Police Detectives are still looking for additional witnesses to this incident. Witnesses are encouraged to contact Detective Bryan McKinley at 831-758-7145.  If you would like to remain anonymous, you can also call the Salinas Police Department Anonymous Tip Line at 831-775-4222 or the We-Tip-Line at 1-800-78-CRIME.


Release Authorized by: James Arensdorf

Telephone: (831) 758-7250