Homicide Arrest

Release Date/Time: 6/15/2017 7:41 PM
Incident: Homicide Arrest
Report #: 17-060362
Date: Thursday, 6/15/2017
Time: 5:10 PM
Location: Salinas Police Department

On June 7, 2017, the homicide of Alexander Rene Durazo occurred at the Motel 6, located at 140 Kern St. in Salinas. Based on information from the Marina Police Department, Salinas Police detectives were able to develop enough evidence to arrest Seth Michael Faulkner, age 25, for Murder. Detectives arrested Faulkner at the Salinas Police Department without incident. He was transported to the Monterey County Jail and booked for First Degree Murder. Bail was set at $3.3 million.

At this time, no further information will be released. The investigation is ongoing.

The Salinas Police Department would like to thank the Marina Police Department and CSUMB Police for their assistance in this case. Salinas Police detectives are still asking for anyone with information on this homicide to contact Detective Gabby Garibay at (831) 758-7971 or email her at [email protected].

Release Authorized by: Christopher Lane, Investigations Sergeant
Telephone: (831) 758-7496

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