SALINAS (BCN) — A 25-year-old man was fatally shot early Monday morning in a Salinas neighborhood near Cesar Chavez Community Park, police said.

Officers responded to a ShotSpotter report about 4:30 a.m. in the 500 block of Fremont Street, where they found the victim.

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Paramedics and officers tried life-saving measures, but the man died at the scene, police said. His name was not released.

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Detectives investigating the death. Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to contact Salinas police at (831) 758-7321. Anonymous tips can be left at at (831) 775-4222.


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