Friday, July 29th, 2016

Victim Identified In Paso Robles Homicide

Victor-Hugo-Sanchez-The victim of the February 23rd homicide in Paso Robles has been identified as 37-year-old Victor Hugo Sanchez of Paso Robles.

Paso Robles Police Department dispatch personnel received a 911 call at approximately 9:27 p.m. reporting the shooting.  Dispatch personnel immediately alerted Emergency Services and Police personnel who arrived at 9:33 p.m.

Upon arrival emergency crews determined that Sanchez had already died as a result of his injuries.  His death was the likely result of apparent gunshot wounds; however an autopsy is pending.

PRPD investigators are still gathering and following up on leads related to this crime and are requesting anyone with information about this crime contact them immediately.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous who have valuable information about this crime or other crimes are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers’ 24-hour hotline at 549- STOP.