Man dies after Southeast Fresno shooting

A man is dead after being found shot near Winery and Laurel avenues in Southeast Fresno on Saturday morning.
April 5, 2014 12:00:00 AM PDT
Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting in Southeast Fresno.

Shortly after 6:30 a.m. Saturday, Fresno police received a 911 call from someone who heard gunfire on Winery Avenue near Laurel Avenue. Officers responded to the area and found a man with several gunshot wounds to his upper body lying on the roadway.

The man was pronounced dead a short time later. The coroner's office has identified him as 29-year-old Rontrell Craig.

Investigators with the Street Violence Section are working on this homicide case. They say the motive for the fatal shooting is still undetermined.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Justin Hoagland at (559) 621-2449.


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