Location: 23600 block of Ave. 93
Incident Date: 1/15/2015
Incident Time: 2130
Case Number: 15-00624
Posted by: Media Relations
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Detectives with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department were able to identify the second victim as Salvador Alcantar Hinojosa, 38 years old from Richgrove.
On 01-20-2015, an autopsy was performed on Salvador Alcantar Hinojosa at the Tulare County Coroner’s Office. The cause of death was determined to be from multiple gunshot wounds.
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On the above date and time Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a residence in Terra Bella for a shooting incident. On arrival deputies located to victim, each of whom suffered from multiple gunshot wounds. One victim was deceased at the scene and the second victim was transported to an area hospital and listed in critical condition. At this time no suspects have been identified and a motive has not been established.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Det. Steven Sanchez or Sgt. Rodney Parker of the Sheriff’s Departments Violent Crimes Unit @ (559) 735-1898 or (800) 808-0488 or you may send your information anonymously through the Sheriff’s TipNow program:
Text or voicemail: 559-725-4194 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org