DATE OF EVENT: August 11, 2015
TYPE OF EVENT: Shots Fired
LOCATION: 200 block of South Silver ridge St.
SUSPECT: Pedro Ortiz – Hispanic Male – 5’10” – 185 lbs.
On 08/11/15, at about 0115 hours, officers responded to the report of shots fired and a man down in the 200 block of S. Silver ridge St. Officers located a male victim with multiple gunshot wounds and the suspect not on scene. The suspect has been identified as Pedro Ortiz. Ortiz is considered armed and dangerous. Ortiz lives in Ridgecrest with family outside the area.
Officers were unable to locate Ortiz and are asking the public’s help in finding him. If anyone knows Ortiz’s location or has information pertaining to his location please contact the Ridgecrest Police Department at (760) 499-5100.