[Brief] Vallejo records 25th homicide of year

JohnGlidden.com staff report | Nov. 9, 2020

VALLEJO – A 24-year-old Vallejo man, shot near the Park Place shopping center in the northern section of town on Nov. 2, died Sunday, Vallejo police confirmed in a press release.

The city didn’t release the man’s name, pending notification of next of kin.

According to police, officers responded at about 9:06 p.m., Nov. 2, of a shooting on the 1800 block of Broadway St.

Officers learned that the man had been taken to a local nearby hospital by a witness. He was transferred to a second local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The man died on Sunday, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Joel Caitham at (707) 648-4280.

Sunday’s homicide gives Vallejo 25 for 2020, including the fatal officer-involved shooting of Sean Monterrosa on June 2.

Published by John Glidden

John Glidden is a freelance journalist reporting on the city of Vallejo. The native Vallejoan also covers the local school district, Vallejo elections, and public safety.

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