Seaside Hit With First Shooting Homicide of 2012
July 23, 2012
An 18-year-old male has died from injuries sustained in a shooting in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Around 4:00am, Seaside police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 600 block of Hamilton avenue and also on the 1200 block of Hilby avenue. One known victim who was involved turned up in the emergency room at the Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.
Several cars and homes in the vicinity were struck by gunfire. No other victims have been found. The shooting is thought to be gang-related.