SALINAS, Calif- Police said they were called out to investigate a report of a shooting on Villa and Archer when they found a man lying in the road.
Police said the call came in after midnight. When they got to the scene the victim was in the road and he had been shot several times, said police. The victim died at the hospital.
Police are still investigating but the believe the victim was riding his bicycle on Villa Street. He was shot by either a person who was walking in the area or a vehicle driving by, said police.
Anyone with information related to the crime or who may have been a witness is encouraged to contact the Salinas Police Department Investigations Division at (831) 758-7226. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Anonymous Tip Line at 831-775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78-CRIME, or text information to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411