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* Watsonville Police Identify Jose Rios, 19 And Juan Galeana, 18 As Possible Shooters Victim Still Unknown

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Watsonville police are looking for the occupant of a teal green Honda-type vehicle that was shot at near a taqueria in the city Monday afternoon.Officers responded to a report of a shooting near Super Taqueria at 720 Main St. around 12:05 p.m. Monday. Police believe that two men and two juvenile males allegedly shot at a person in a teal green Honda type vehicle as the victim drove away. It is unknown if anyone inside the vehicle was shot, police said.The suspects then got into a vehicle and began to drive away, police said.Officers finally caught up with the suspects at a home on Sudden Street and arrested two juveniles along with two male adults, identified as Jose Rios, 19, of Watsonville, and Juan Galeana, 18, also of Watsonville. Officers conducted a probation search at the home and located a firearm that was allegedly used in the shooting, police said.Police also found several .22-caliber casings both near the taqueria and inside the suspect vehicle.A second victim came forward after the shooting to give an account of the incident. Police are still looking for the victim in the teal green Honda-type vehicle and encourage anyone with information to contact the Police Department’s crime tip-line at (831) 724-3544 or the investigations bureau at (831) 768-3352.

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