Photo: Gabriel Cardenas Diaz
The Clearlake Police Department released this statement on their official Facebook page-
“On January 12, 2020 just before 10 p.m., Clearlake Police Department officers responded to a residence in the 4000 block of Sunset Avenue for a report of a male shooting a gun.
Based on the investigation, it is believed that Gabriel Cardenas Diaz, 30, Clearlake, went to the residence to confront his girlfriend. During the encounter, Gabriel is believed to have fired a handgun multiple times into the residence where numerous people were located, including children.
Three adult females were struck by the gunfire, including one who is pregnant. Gabriel fled the scene in a white Acura MDX, which was later located abandoned in a shopping center.
Two victims were reported to be in critical condition, including the pregnant female. The third victim was treated and released.
Gabriel is considered armed and dangerous and has not been located as of the time of this release. If you see Gabriel, contact the Clearlake Police Department at 707-994-8251 or local law enforcement. Additionally, anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Detective Flores at 707-994-8251 ext. 315.”