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Santa Rosa Police Department
Thursday May 5th, 2022 :: 07:46 p.m. PDT

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Santa Rosa Police Department Detectives Investigating the 5th Homicide in 2022

On Thursday, May 5, 2022, at 4:29 p.m., the Santa Rosa Police Department Communications Center received a call that two people were shot inside a residence in the 1000-block of Aston Avenue. When officers arrived on scene, they discovered two people with fatal gunshot wounds. A handgun was also located inside the residence.
 
The motive and circumstances of the shooting are currently under investigation by the SRPD Violent Crimes Team. No information about the victims will be released until next of kin has been notified. The investigation is ongoing, and more information will be released when it is available.
 
This is the fifth homicide in Santa Rosa of 2022 and the fourth homicide resulting from gun violence. The Santa Rosa Police Department is committed to reducing violent crime by proactive enforcement and investing in community-based prevention and intervention programs.
 
Media inquiries may be directed to Sergeant Christopher Mahurin at (707) 975-0129 or [email protected].  SRPD case number 22-5014.
 

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Santa Rosa Police Department
965 Sonoma Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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