Santa Ana: Man Shot To Death Near Pickup Truck

11.20.2022 | 10:27 PM | SANTA ANA – A 25-year-old man was shot to death near a pickup truck parked on a residential street, Sunday night.

The man, identified as Jerardo Vieyra, 25, of Fullerton, was found down with multiple gunshot wounds by authorities following reports of a shooting in the 1200 block of South Oak Street, south of East McFadden Avenue, around 10:27 PM.

Authorities attempted life-saving measures to revive Vieyra but medics ultimately pronounced him deceased at the scene.

A truck the near where Vieyra’s body was found sustained damage in the reported shooting and several apparent cartridge casings could be seen marked by police in the street.

No suspect description or motive was immediately available as police continue to investigate the deadly shooting although police believe the incident may be gang-related.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting can contact the Santa Ana Police Department Homicide Detectives at (714) 245-8390.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at

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