Around 3 p.m. on Jan. 24, a homicide was reported in Pixley. Deputies with the sheriff’s office responded to the scene in the 600 block of South Main and found a Hispanic adult male deceased just off the roadway near the northeast corner of Main and Compton.
Detectives with the Violent Crimes and Forensic Investigations Units learned that the victim was standing on the property when he and someone seated in a vehicle began to verbally fight. Someone in the vehicle fired shots and then fled the scene. Detectives are still investigating the case.