Vallejo PD Investigates May 4, 2022 Homicide
Posted on 05/05/2022

On 5/04/22 at approximately 11:28 p.m.,  Vallejo Police Officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 3400 block of Hazelwood Street. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim inside of a vehicle suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Officers attempted life-saving measures and the Vallejo Fire and EMS responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. 

The Vallejo Police Department Detective Division responded to take the over the investigation. The motive and circumstances involving this shooting are under investigation at this time. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notifications by the Solano County Coroner. 

Anyone with information about this Homicide is asked to call Detective Brian Murphy at 707-648-5430 or Detective Wes Pittman at 707-648-5426. This is the City of Vallejo’s 10th homicide of 2022. 

“Gun violence is a public health emergency  which adversely impacts communities of color," Vallejo Chief of Police Shawny K. Williams stated. "We must double down on our prevention and intervention efforts to stop community violence in the City of Vallejo.” 

For media inquiries, please contact Public Information Officer, Brittany K. Jackson by email at [email protected] or by phone at (707) 651-7147.