Atwater Investigates First Homicide of the Year

December 1, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
Authorities in Atwater are investigating their first homicide of the year ... a deadly shooting right across the street from the city's high school.Investigators say a 25 year old man was shot to death early Tuesday morning in the area of Fruitland and Winton Way.

When police arrived to the scene they found the victim ... identified as Arturo Cisneros inside a doorway with three gunshot wounds.

Witnesses told police they heard a knock on the victim's door before the shooting and heard a conversation.

Investigators aren't releasing a possible motive, or the suspect's description.