Press Releases

Wednesday 06/05/2019 4:12 PM - Assault with a Deadly Weapon Update #2

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Assault with a Deadly Weapon Update #2
Date and Time of Incident: 6-1-19, Approximately 5:00 PM
Place of Occurrence: 200 block of Escondido Way, Shandon
Victim Information: Christopher Vento Wilson, 23, Paso Robles
Suspect Information: Kejuan Guy Bynum, 26, Atascadero
Details of News Release: The Sheriff's Office is releasing the identity of the suspect involved in an assault with a deadly weapon which occurred on 6-1-19 in Shandon. Deputies responded to a report of a fight in the 200 block of Escondido Way where one man had been stabbed. The victim was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. During the course of the investigation, Detectives determined the suspect was a passenger in a vehicle leaving the area. Detectives followed the vehicle and made a high-risk traffic stop at the 4th Street exit off Highway 101 in Pismo Beach. The suspect was taken into custody without incident. The Sheriff's Office is identifying the suspect as 26-year-old Kejuan Guy Bynum of Atascadero. He is currently being held in County Jail for violating his parole. Bynum has not been formally charged. Detectives will be meeting with the San Luis Obispo County District Attorney's Office later this week regarding charges against Bynum. The investigation is continuing. No further information is available at this time.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 06/05/2019 4:13 PM