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Family identifies victim of Arvin homicide from Saturday night

Posted at 10:48 PM, Feb 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-12 11:56:11-05

23ABC spoke with family of the Arvin man who was shot and later died on Saturday night.

The sister and brother-in-law identified him as 22-year-old Abraham Martinez. 

The Arvin Police Department say a man was shot and later died at a hospital Saturday evening. 

Police said officers arrived in the 900th block of Wernli Court in Arvin just before 6 p.m. where they found a Hispanic man suffering from a gun shot wound. 

Arvin Police is investigating this as a homicide and is encouraging anyone with information to contact the department immediately.