Homicide

Release Date/Time: 1/8/2015 3:26 AM

Incident: Homicide

Report #: 15-010329

Date: Wednesday, 1/7/2015

Time: 9:09 PM

Location: 1600 block of Madrid St

On Thursday, 1/7/15  at approximately 9:00 pm Officers responded to a report of a man down in the 1600 block of Madrid St. On arrival they found Paul Morales Jr (25)  deceased from a gunshot wound. There is no suspect information at this time, and the Salinas Police needs the publics help. Detectives are looking for witnesses or anyone who may information regarding this incident. Witnesses are encouraged to contact Detective David Poulin at 831-758-7270 or Detective Arlene Currier at 831-758-7125.  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: Jim Arensdorf

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

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