STOCKTON, Calif. - A man identified as a possible suspect in a Stockton shooting Sunday night, which left two dead and three people injured, has been cleared by police.
Stockton police Officer Joe Silva said Sergio Hernandez was identified as a possible suspect during the investigation. However, Thursday afternoon, Hernandez turned himself into police.
Silva said Hernandez was questioned and then released. He is no longer considered a suspect in the case.
The apparent drive-by shooting occurred shortly after 8 p.m. at a home on the 1800 block of E. Sonora St. at which a party was happening.
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Juan "Junior" Sarrarez, 21, and Juanita Maldonado, 36, were killed in the shooting. Sarrarez's girlfriend Reyna Perez is in critical condition. The two other wounded individuals were not identified.
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Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call the Stockton Police Department at (209) 937-8377, the Investigations Unit at (209) 937-8323 - ask for Detective Chuck Harris and Detective Dave Reeder, or Crime Stoppers at (209) 946-0600. Callers can remain anonymous. Citizens may also text information from their cell phones to 'CRIMES' (274637) and type the keyword TIPSPD and then their tip or log on to the Stockton Police Department's Facebook page and click 'Submit A Tip'. If you have any information that may lead to an arrest contact Crime Stoppers. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards up to $10,000.