Release Date/Time: 7/23/2020 12:25 AM
Incident: Attempted Murder
Date: Wednesday, 7/22/2020
Time: 8:44 PM
Location: 100 Block of Orchard Avenue
Officers responded to the 100 block of Orchard Avenue regarding a shooting. Officers were able to contact several witnesses in the area who confirmed that a shooting did occur but a victim was not located. Several minutes later, a 25 year old male victim arrived at Natividad Medical Center. The male victim sustained a gunshot wound to his lower torso. His injuries are not life threatening. This incident is still under investigation and the Salinas Police Department is asking anyone with information to call 831-758-7250. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Anonymous Tip Line at 831-775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78-Crime.
Authorized by: E. Villegas
Telephone: (831) 758-7250