Salinas cops name homicide victim, ask public for help

Eduardo Huazo Hernandez, 22, suffered fatal gunshot wounds about 2:15 p.m. on the 900 block of Rider.

Although the shooting happened in the afternoon on street busy with traffic and bustling with pedestrians, police have received little information from witnesses.

Police would like to question a man seen running from the shooting. Officers describe him as thin and wearing a white shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information on Hernandez’s killing — the 19th in the city this year — is urged to call 758-7321. To remain anonymous, call 775-4222.