Suspected Watsonville murderer turns himself in

A teenager suspected of shooting and killing a man in Watsonville has turned himself in, according to the Watsonville Police Department.The 17-year...

August 18, 2023
8:24 PM

A teenager suspected of shooting and killing a man in Watsonville has turned himself in, according to the Watsonville Police Department.The 17-year-old suspect is accused of shooting a man on McKenzie Avenue on Aug. 4. Police said they found the 23-year-old victim lying on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds. He died on the scene.The suspect was taken into custody around 9 p.m. on Wednesday and was booked into Santa Cruz County Juvenile Hall on murder charges. A teenager suspected of shooting and killing a man in Watsonville has turned himself in, according to the Watsonville Police Department.

Torstein Rehn