Crime

Reedley man shot to death on balcony of his apartment complex

Reedley Police Department

A Reedley man was shot and killed on the balcony of his apartment complex on Wednesday afternoon, according to police.

At around 3:20 p.m., officers received reports of a shooting at Willow Glen Apartments on Buttonwillow and Mytrle avenues.

Police identified the victim on Thursday as 38-year-old Amador Aguirre, who lived in the apartment complex with his mother.

Officers arrived and found Aguirre on the upstairs balcony with multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

After interviewing witnesses, officers learned that a man exited a vehicle that had pulled into the apartment complex then fired several shots at the victim before fleeing.

The vehicle has been described as a four-door, dark-colored Honda with two people inside. It was not immediately known if the shooting is gang related.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Reedley Police Detective Division at 559-637-4250. If you wish to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 559-498-7867 and refer to Reedley PD case number 19-4331.

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