Release Date/Time: 9/27/2021 3:56 PM
Incident: Homicide
Date: Monday, 9/27/2021
Time: 3:56 PM
Location: W. lake St at Martella St.

At approximately 12:45 pm Salinas Police Officers responded to a report of a victim of a shooting near the intersection of W. Lake St. and Martella St. On arrival they located an adult male victim 18 years of age suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers and Salinas Fire Personnel attempted life saving measures on the victim however he succumbed to his injuries.  The identity of the victim is being withheld at this time pending notification of family members. The Salinas Police Department does not have any suspect information to release at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Detective Alex Zamora at 831-758-7148 or you can email him at [email protected]. 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