Brawley police investigating murder


Brawley police investigating murder

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BRAWLEY, Calif. (KSWT News 13) - A man is behind bars today after a shooting that left one man dead last night in Brawley.

Police say concerned citizens reported hearing gunshots in the area of the 1500 Block of B Street at around 6:50 p.m.

When police arrived at the scene, the found a 42-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Brawley police have not released any information who the victim was.

Police say they then tracked down 39-year-old Francisco Javer Solorio, arrested him without incident, and booked him into the Imperial County Jail on suspicion of murder.

The gun police believe was used in the murder was also found.

Brawley police is asking anyone with information on this case to call them at (760) 351-7777 or to report it anonymously by calling 78-CRIME.


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