A man was shot and killed in Salinas Tuesday evening and the suspect remains at large, police said today. Officers responded to a report of a gunshot victim in the 700 block of Towt Street at about 7:10 p.m., according to police. Police said responding officers arrived at the scene and found 47-year-old Juan Carlos Pedraza suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Officers attempted to resuscitate Pedraza but were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said Pedraza was likely walking near his home when an unknown suspect confronted him.
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