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May 6, 2021

Man dies after being shot in the head in Soledad

SOLEDAD — A 35-year-old man has died after he was found shot in the head early Saturday morning in Soledad.

According to the Soledad Police Department, officers responded to a report of gunshots on April 17 at about 12:30 a.m. in the 400 block of Tiburon Place. There, they found a male subject “sitting inside a parked vehicle, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head,” police said in a news release.

The man, whose name was not released, was unresponsive but breathing and was taken to Natividad Medical Center in critical condition. He later died from his injuries on Sunday.

No other details have been released.

Anyone with information related to the homicide investigation is asked to call Officer Brian Solis at 831-223-2176 or the Soledad Police Department at 831-223-5120 or 831-755-5111. 

Ryan Cronk
Ryan Cronk
Ryan Cronk is the managing editor for King City Rustler and Salinas Valley Tribune, a unified publication of Greenfield News, Soledad Bee and Gonzales Tribune. He covers general news for South Monterey County and the surrounding communities.


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