Murder suspect identified PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 22 March 2013 10:02

(Suspect identified)…39 year old Francisco Javier Solorio of Brawley was taken into custody Thursday night. Brawley Police issued a press release Friday. Solorio is suspected of shooting 42 year old Albert Ramos to death. Police responded to the call at 6:50 Thursday evening. They found Ramos suffering multiple gunshot wounds in the 1500 block of B Street. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Brawley Police called in mutual assistance from Calipatria, County Sheriff’s Department, and Westmorland, who assisted with setting a perimeter around the scene and for crowd control. The release says Solorio was arrested without incident and booked into County jail, charged with Murder. The suspected weapon has been recovered, but police have not identified it. Investigators have not released a possible motive for the shooting, either. Police say anyone with any information surrounding the shooting should contact the Brawley Police Department Investigation Division at 760-351-7777.