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City of Fountain Valley - Police Department
PRESS RELEASE
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Aug 14, 2012
HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION

On Monday, August 13, 2012, at approximately 1:21pm, Fountain Valley Police received a call of a fight in progress at the 7/11 store parking lot, located at 16475 Harbor Blvd, Fountain Valley, CA. Officers arrived at the scene within a few minutes and observed a male subject down in the parking lot with an apparent gunshot wound to the neck. Fountain Valley Fire Department responded to the scene to treat the victim who was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim is a 17 year old male Hispanic from Santa Ana. The victimís name is not being released pending further investigation and notification of the family. A suspect was identified at the scene and was detained for further investigation. A firearm was recovered. The Fountain Valley Police Department is investigating the homicide. No charges have been filed at this time. Anyone who witnessed or has information about the incident is requested to contact the Fountain Valley Police Department Investigation Bureau at (714) 593-4484 or Detective Dave Steele at (714) 593-4465.


Det. Dave Steele
714 593-4465
FVPD Case Number: 12-3869

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