Press Releases

Tuesday 06/16/2020 6:04 PM - Active Shooter Investigation Update

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Active Shooter Investigation Update
Date and Time of Incident: 6-10-20, Approximately 3:45 AM
Place of Occurrence: Paso Robles Police Department, 900 Park Street, Paso Robles
Victim Information: Nicholas Dreyfus, 28
Suspect Information: Mason James Lira, 26, transient
Details of News Release: The Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help with the investigation of an active shooter incident which began on 6-10-20 in Paso Robles. Sheriff's Detectives are asking residents and business owners who may have video footage from anytime during the night of June 9th to the afternoon of June 11th to contact the Sheriff's Office. Detectives are requesting any surveillance footage from the downtown Paso Robles area as well as businesses surrounding the intersection of Highway 46 and Ramada Dr. Possible sources of video may be home surveillance cameras or doorbell type cameras. If you have video footage from the dates and locations indicated, please contact the Sheriff's Detective Division at 805-781-4500. Also, if you witnessed anything related to the incident and have not already spoken to Detectives, please contact the Sheriff's Office at that same number. Information can also be reported anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling (805) 549-STOP (7867) or through their website: www.slotips.org.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Tuesday 06/16/2020 6:04 PM