Visalia Shooting Death of Evone Vacio – Obituary
24-year-old Evone Vacio has died in a fatal Tulare County shooting that occurred on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. It occurred in the area of Highway 198 and Road 156 in Visalia. According to an official report, 20-year-old Victor Manuel Lopez-Hernandez pulled up beside Evone at a red light and opened fire.
He was rushed to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. A pregnant woman and 2 children were in the car at the time of the shooting. These were unhurt.
After being stopped at a traffic stop, Victor was arrested in Tripton.
Police have yet to establish the connection between the shooter and the victim, or the motive behind it.
If you have any information about the fatal shooting, you are encouraged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at (559) 733-6218.
Source: Your Central Valley