Release Date/Time: 6/25/2013 1:25 AM

Incident: Homicide

Report #: 13-061174

Date: Monday, 6/24/2013

Time: 9:09 PM

Location: 18000 Block of Van Buren Ave

Officers responded to the report of a victim of a shooting in the 18000 Block of  Van Buren Ave. Upon arrival they located Henry Rodriguez (31) lying in the front entryway to a residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Rodriguez was transported to NMC where he died as a result of his injuries.

At this point, it is unknown if this incident is gang related. Anyone with information related to the crime or who may have been a witness is encouraged to contact Detective Gansen at (831) 758-7137 or Detective Fairbanks at (831) 758-7322. If you would like to remain anonymous, you call 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