Merced Police Arrest Suspect Fleeing the Scene of a Homicide
Originally posted on the Merced Police Departments Official Facebook Page
on February 10th-
“Merced – On 2-10-21 at 3:15 P.M. Merced Police Department responded to a shooting in the 600 block of W. 11th Street.
Officers found a 22-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound. The Merced Police Department Gang Violence Suppression Unit was in the area at the time of the shooting and observed the 14-year-old male suspect running from the scene.
Upon detaining the suspect, a firearm was recovered. We are continuing to investigate the motive for the shooting, but it is believed to be gang related. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Our Detective Division and Crime Scene Response Team is currently on scene investigating.
Date and Time: February 10th, 2021 at 3:15 P.M.
Location: 600 block W 11th St in Merced, CA
Arrested Persons: 14-year-old male
Case Number: 21-7795
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Detective Haygood at 209-385-6998 or Merced Police Dispatch at 209-385-6905.”
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