ANAHEIM, CALIF (September 5, 2020) – On the afternoon of Saturday, September 5, 2020, at about 1:30 pm, the Anaheim Police Department received reports of a gunshot victim at the Candlewood Suites, located at 1733 S. Anaheim Boulevard in the City of Anaheim. Arriving officers located an adult male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound near the hotel entrance. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries.
Anaheim Police Homicide Detectives are continuing the investigation. The shooting is suspected to be gang related. Identification of the victim is expected to be made public on Sunday, September 6, 2020.
Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call the Anaheim Police Department at 714-765-1900 or by contacting Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS.