Garden City Man Murdered; GCPD Searching for Suspects

Judd WeilMay 25, 2021

A Garden City man, 33-year-old Eraclio Hernandez Jr, died after suffering a gunshot wound on May 24.


Monday night, at around 11:05 p.m., Garden City Police Department responded to the 1200 block of N. 9th Street in reference to a man shot.


Upon arrival, officers found a man, identified as Eraclio Hernandez Jr. sitting in the street with a gunshot wound.


He was transported by Finney County EMS to St. Catherine Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.


The investigation is ongoing.


The Garden City Police Department is requesting assistance from the community in order to track down suspects.


People, who might have witnessed the incident or have information related to it, are asked to call the Garden City Police Department at 620-276-1300.


For the sake of anonymity if preferred, people can call Crime Stoppers at 620-275-7807 or by text GCTIP with tips to Tip411 (847411).


Updates will continue as the investigation proceeds.

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