A possibly gang-related shooting in a residential area of Anaheim left one person dead on Sunday, March 3.
Officers responded at about 3:30 p.m. to reports of a homicide that took place on the 1800 block of West Dogwood Avenue, according to Anaheim Police Sgt. Daron Wyatt. He said one male victim had suffered at least one gunshot wound and was declared dead at the scene.
Investigators believe the killing may have been gang-related, but shared few other details. Information regarding the victim’s identity was not immediately released.
Homicide detectives are on scene of a murder in the 1800 block of W Dogwood Ave in @City_of_Anaheim one male victim deceased at the scene. The crime is believed to be gang-related. Anyone with info is urged to contact @occrimestoppers pic.twitter.com/cpcBuLm1PA
— Anaheim PD (@AnaheimPD) March 4, 2019
Homicide detectives were searching for clues in the area Sunday evening. Police asked anyone with information that might aid investigators working on the case to contact OC Crime Stoppers by dialing 855-TIP-OCCS (855-847-6227), or visiting https://occrimestoppers.org/ .
Source: Orange County Register