Homicide Investigation

Release Date/Time: 2/25/2022 11:26 AM
Incident: Homicide Investigation
Date: Thursday, 2/24/2022
Time: 6:55 PM
Location: Parkside St at Hayes St.

On Thursday, 2/24/22 at approximately 6:55 pm Salinas Police Officers responded to a report of a victim of a shooting near the intersection of Parkside St. and Hayes St.  On arrival they located a juvenile male victim, 17 years of age suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The Salinas Police Department does not have any suspect information to release at this time.

Unfortunately, as of early this morning the victim has succumbed to his injuries. This is now a homicide investigation. The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Detective Chayenne Garcia at 831-758-7132. If you wish to remain anonymous you may also call the Salinas Police Department anonymous tip line at 831-775-4222

Release Authorized by: Miguel Cabrera
Telephone: 758-7289