Deputies identify 82-year-old man killed in Raisin City; suspects still sought


RAISIN CITY, California (KSEE/KGPE) — The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office continue to search for suspects after an 82-year-old man was shot and killed last week in Raisin City.

Deputies said they responded to a property after family members heard gunshots around 5:30 a.m. Oct. 12 near Young and Ormus avenues. When deputies arrived, they found a man shot to death.

The Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Merced Sanchez, 82, of Raisin City.

Anyone with information can contact Detective Richard Antunez at (559) 600-8221.

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