Homicide Investigation in Santa Maria
Source: Santa Maria Police Department
On 9/1/18 at 0058 hours Santa Maria Police Officers were called to the area of Sunrise and Bradley for multiple calls of shots fired. Officers discovered an adult male suffering from a possible gunshot wound and a stab wound. Officers attempted life-saving measures however the victim was pronounced deceased on scene.
SMPD Detectives were notified and are conducting an investigation. Pending notification to next of kin, the victim's identity is not being released at this time.
SMPD Detectives are requesting anyone with information on this homicide call Detective Brice at (805) 928-3781 x 1261, SMPD Dispatch at (805) 928-3781 x 2278, or the SMPD Tip Line at (805) 928-3781 x 2677.