Release Date/Time: 11/10/2016 12:41 AM
Incident: Shooting / Attempted Murder
Report #: 16 11 0569
Date: Thursday, 11/10/2016
Time: 7:20 PM
Location: 1000 Block of E. Laurel Drive
A 27-year-old man was shot multiple times while in the parking lot of an apartment complex on the 1000 block of East Laurel Drive. A witness described seeing two males in their teens jumping a fence into the complex. Moments later 13 shots were fired and a group loitering in the parking lot ran. The victim, who is confined to a wheelchair, was unable to escape and was shot multiple times. He was transported to a local hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Salinas Police Department at (831) 758-7321. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78 CRIME, or text information to the Text to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411".
Release Authorized by: Cmdr. John C. Murray
Telephone: (831) 758-7250