Victim identified in Gilroy’s first homicide of 2017

A person uncovered shot to dying in Gilroy continues to be discovered from the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Workplace as Jason Contreras, 32, Bay City Information described.

The office environment did not give a city of residence.

About four:thirty p.m. Wednesday, Gilroy Police been given a report of the taking pictures over the 7500 block of Alexander Avenue, a handful of blocks east of Monterey Road. Arriving officers located a man who had been shot many moments.

Paramedics tried out in vain to revive the person, who was pronounced dead in the scene. In keeping with witnesses, the victim had been in an argument with yet another man prior to the capturing, police documented.

The killing was the city’s initially homicide of your yr.

Any individual with specifics of the taking pictures may perhaps get in touch with Gilroy police detective Eric Cryar at 408-846-0335. Callers may possibly remain anonymous.