Santa Maria Police Investigate Homicide
Update by the Santa Maria Police Department
Santa Maria Police Department identified the victim of the homicide as 21 year old, Vicente De Jesus Medina Guerrero of Bakersfield. Next of kin has been notified and the investigation is ongoing.
Source: Santa Maria Police Department
On 12/06/18 at approximately 2226 hours Santa Maria Police Officers responded to the area of Bunny and Blosser for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival they located a male who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful and the victim was pronounced as deceased at the scene.
The identity of the victim is not being released at this time pending notification to next of kin.
This investigation is still ongoing. The Santa Maria Police Department is requesting anyone with information on this crime call the SMPD Detective Bureau at (805) 928-3781 x 2278. The tip line can also be called at (805) 928-3781 x 2677.