Photo: Andrez Valencia
HOLLISTER – On August 19 after 5:00 am, someone had been shot at the 100 block of Sally Street.
44-year-old Daniel Cerbantez was pronounced deceased after being tended to by medical personnel.
Detectives then began an investigation into who shot Cervantez. Community tips helped them to a suspect.
On August 22 19-year-old Andrez Valencia was arrested and booked for the murder. He is being held on a bail of $1,000,000.
“The Hollister Police Department would like to thank the initial Patrol Officers on scene, Detectives, San Benito County Sheriff’s Office, UNET, DOJ, the community, the Sally St. neighborhood, and most of all the Cervantez family for their assistance in this investigation.
The police department would like to express our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the victim.”