The Corcoran Police department is currently investigating the second homicide the city has seen in the last month. While the homicide which occurred Jan. 5 may be the first homicide of the New Year it is the second man murdered in Corcoran.
Last Friday, January 5 at approximately 7:58 p.m., Corcoran Police Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex in the 2500 block of Hanna Avenue.
Officers arrived at the scene and located the male victim lying down on the ground who had been shot. The 53 year old male victim from Corcoran was treated by medical personnel but was declared deceased at the scene. Corcoran Police detectives responded to the location to conduct the homicide investigation.
If anyone has any information regarding this shooting, they are encouraged to contact the Corcoran Police Department at 559-992-5151. Callers may remain anonymous and call the CPD confidential crime line at 559-992-3591.