Suspect arrested in connection to near-fatal shooting in Santa Cruz

Suspect arrested in connection to near-fatal shooting in Santa Cruz
Booking Photo: Santa Cruz Police

A man has been arrested in connection to a near-fatal shooting in Santa Cruz.

Around 7 PM on Wednesday, June 3, a 31-year-old man was found on the 400 block of Cedar Street suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg. He has since been stabilized in hospital and is expected to recover.

Investigators soon developed evidence connecting the crime to 28-year-old Marquez Jamar Blanchard, whom they arrested in Scotts Valley on Thursday, July 9.

He was booked and remains housed at the Santa Cruz County Jail.

Suspect arrested in connection to near-fatal shooting in Santa Cruz was last modified: July 20th, 2020 by admin
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