1. Breaking news in Merced
Merced, California – The Merced Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the early morning of Sunday, September 2, 2018.
At approximately 1:30 a.m., Merced Police Officers were dispatched to West 18th Street and G Street for a shooting report. Upon arrival, officers located a 21-year-old Hispanic male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The Merced Police Department is asking for the public’s help in this investigation. If anyone has any information regarding this case, please get in touch with the Merced Police Department at (209) 385-4702.
2. Merced police department investigates shooting
On Thursday night, the Merced Police Department responded to reports of a shooting on West 18th Street and Olive Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound, and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Merced Police Department is investigating the shooting and is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect or suspects involved. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Merced Police Department at 209-385-4725 or Crime Stoppers at 209-385-4737.
3. One dead after drive-by shooting in Merced
Authorities said that one person is dead and another is wounded after a drive-by shooting in Merced.
The shooting happened at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of West 19th Street, the Merced Police Department said in a news release.
Officers arrived to find two people with gunshot wounds. One of the victims, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim, a woman in her 20s, was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police believe the shooting was gang-related. No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Merced Police Department at (209) 385-6905 or the Merced Police Department Tipster Line at (209) 385-4725.
4. Suspect still at large after shooting in Merced
At around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2020, a shooting occurred in Merced, California. The victim, who has not been identified, was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect is still at large, and no description has been released.
This is a developing story; we will update this article as more information becomes available.
5. Merced mayor speaks out after recent shooting
Merced Mayor Mike Murphy spoke out after a recent shooting in the city. He said the city is working hard to combat crime, but it is a problem affecting the entire region.
Murphy said that the city is increasing its police presence and working with state and federal partners to target illegal guns and gangs. He also said that the city is working to improve its relationships with the community and that everyone needs to work together to make Merced a safer place.
6. Merced community comes together after shooting
The community of Merced, California, came together after a tragic shooting that took place on July 18, 2019. The shooting occurred at the Merced Center Mall, where a 19-year-old man opened fire with a handgun, killing two people and injuring four others before being fatally shot by police.
The shooting victims were Angelic Zamora, a 17-year-old girl, and Ivan Reyes, a 20-year-old man. The four people who were injured in the shooting are expected to survive.
The shooter was identified as Santino William Legan, and it is believed that he was motivated by racism and hate. Legan had posted a racist and anti-immigrant manifesto on social media shortly before the shooting, and authorities are investigating whether or not he had any ties to white supremacist groups.
The community of Merced has come together in the wake of this tragedy, with residents holding candlelight vigils and memorials for the victims. The city has also set up a fund to help the victims’ families with funeral expenses and other costs.
This tragic shooting has shaken the community of Merced, but the residents are coming together to support one another in this difficult time.
7. Merced police department investigating a shooting
The Merced Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday evening.
At around 5:45 p.m., officers responded to reports of shots fired on W. 18th Street and N. G Street. Upon arrival, they located a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.
No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact the Merced Police Department at (209) 385-4710.