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Santa Maria police identify shooting victim

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Posted at 3:39 PM, Dec 22, 2020

Santa Maria police have identified the man who was killed in a shooting last week as Kevin Nunez-Escamilla, 20, of Santa Maria.

The shooting was reported at approximately 4:22 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 18, in the 800 block of W. Donovan Rd.

Nunez-Escamilla was found dead at the scene.

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Kevin Nunez-Escamilla

The person or persons responsible for the shooting fled the area before officers arrived.

The Santa Maria Police Department is asking anyone with information about this crime to contact Detective Preast at (805) 928-3781 ext. 1683 or call the tip line at (805) 928-3781 ext. 2677 (COPS).