A security guard called the Police Department at 12:22 a.m. Friday and said he found an unconscious man who was not breathing near the rear of a business in the 400 block of College Avenue in Santa Rosa, police said.
Medical personnel responded and noticed the man had a gunshot wound. Police said the man, only identified as a 29-year-old from Santa Rosa, died at the scene.
Police said they are investigating the shooting as a homicide. The man’s name will not be released until his family is notified.
Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Santa Rosa Police Violent Crimes Team at 707-543-3590.
Police said local community coalition Sonoma County Alliance is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of the suspect involved in this incident.
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Lauren Hernández is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @ByLHernandez