4th of July Shooting Leaves One Dead

Modesto, CA- Detectives are asking for your help with information to a shooting that occurred just before midnight last night, leaving one person dead.

At about 11:58 p.m., 911 dispatchers received several calls of gunshots being fired in the area of Colorado Avenue and Pelton Avenue.  When officers arrived they found 21 year-old, Teresa Provencio of Modesto, with a fatal gunshot wound.  Witnesses reported the gunshots were being fired from a 90’s model compact vehicle that was light in color. 

Investigators are asking anyone with information about this murder to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636.  Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.  Tipsters can also text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637.  Just type “TIP704” along