Victor Negrete Identified as 25-year-old Shot Dead in Anaheim Last Week

Victor Negrete was found dying in the 100 block of South Rio Vista Street.
Victor Negrete was found dying in the 100 block of South Rio Vista Street.
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A 25-year-old man who was shot to death in Anaheim last week has been identified by coroner's officials as Victor Negrete.

Man in Mid-20s Dies From What Anaheim Cops Suspect was a Gang Shooting

Officers were called to the 100 block of South Rio Vista Street around 11 p.m. Wednesday, when they found Negrete suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Anaheim Police Lt. Eric Trapp said at the time. The Anaheim resident died from his injuries at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange about 3 a.m. Thursday, Trapp added.

No suspects in what police believe was a gang-related shooting are in custody.

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