Category: Imperial Valley

El Centro, California - El Centro Police are releasing few details of a shooting that occurred Monday night.

According to a news release , El Centro police responded to the 300 block of Jackrabbit in El Centro at about 10:00 p.m. Monday after dispatch received a call about shots fired in the area. Responding officers located a victim who had been shot. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. ECPD along with officers from the Imperial County Sheriff's Office and U.S. Border Patrol searched the area for a possible suspect who was last seen fleeing the area. The investigation is continuing and ECPD investigators are asking that anyone who may have any information about the crime contact them at (760) 352-2111 , extension 1331. The victim's identity has not been released at this time.