July 6, 2010 > Hayward Police investigate homicide
Hayward Police investigate homicide
By Meenu Gupta
An 80-year-old woman was found dead of a shooting in her residence at 25352 Spring Drive in Hayward on Sunday, June 27 at approximately 4:56 p.m. Hayward Police have identified the victim who apparently lived alone, as Carolyn June Pavon. An autopsy was conducted on Tuesday, June 29 by the Alameda County Coroner's Bureau. Results of autopsy revealed that the victim died from gunshot wound(s).
No further details of the injuries sustained by Pavon have been released. At this time, the motive for this homicide is also unknown. Investigators are questioning witnesses, relatives and neighbors.
Citizens with information about this crime are asked to call the Hayward Police Department Investigation's Bureau at (510) 293-7034. Those who wish to remain anonymous may do so by calling Inspector Fraser Ritchie at (510) 293-7219 or Inspector Bob Coffey at (510) 293-7083.
Crime Stoppers of Southern Alameda County is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest in this case. To be eligible for the reward, you must call the Crime Stoppers of Southern Alameda County Hotline at (510) 293-7197. Callers can be anonymous and get a reward.