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Victorville Police ID Man Killed in Tuesday night Double Shooting

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) Officials have confirmed that a man, identified as 60-year-old Don Grigsby, has died of his injuries following a double shooting in Victorville Tuesday night.

On January 30, 2018, at 11:08 p.m., deputies responded to a call of shots fired in the 16000 block of Forrest Avenue.

According to an earlier Victor Valley News article, Grigsby was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his back and was unresponsive as he was transported to Victor Valley Global Medical Center.

Despite life savings measures, Grigsby was pronounced dead at 11:55 p.m., according to officials.

The second victim who was shot, a 37-year-old man, is expected to survive his injuries.

Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators responded and are conducting an investigation to determine a motive for the shooting.

“There is no suspect description available for release at this time,” a Sheriff’s press release indicated.

The Victor Valley community has been rocked by a recent string of gun violence. In the first 30 days of 2018, there have been 10 shooting victims stemming from 7 different incidents. Four of those victims have died.

On Monday, only blocks away from Tuesday’s murder scene, a man was found shot behind a Mobil gas station on La Paz Drive and Mojave Drive.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Homicide Detail, Detective Mark Green at (909) 387-3589.

Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com.

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