Police seek suspects after Vallejo man gunned down

By From page A4 | July 16, 2014

FAIRFIELD — A Vallejo man was gunned down Monday afternoon to become that city’s latest homicide victim.

The shooting was reported at 2:20 p.m. on the 400 block of Capitol Street. Police arrived and found Willie Troy Johnson, who had been shot. Officers provided first aid until rescue personnel arrived, at which point Johnson was taken to a trauma center, where he died, Capt. James O’Connell said in a press release.

No information was released about the circumstances that led to the shooting.

Anyone who has information about the shooting is asked to call Detectives Fabio Rodriguez or Raul Munoz at 648-4524, or the Solano Crime Stoppers tip line at 644-STOP. Callers may remain anonymous.

It was Vallejo’s eighth homicide of the year and the second in as many days.

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Glen Faison

Glen Faison

Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid fan of the NFL's Washington team, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He's a member of the Fairfield-Suisun Twilight Rotary Club and a board member for the Solano County Library Foundation. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.

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