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Independence man arrested in connection with shooting death near Albany


July 21, 2021

Linn County Sheriff's Office

Pedro Martinez-Carrillo

An Independence man was arrested Monday on a second-degree murder charge in connection to the shooting death of a man south of Albany.

Pedro Martinez-Carrillo, 19, turned himself in to the Linn County Sheriff's Office on Monday and was lodged in the Linn County Jail, according to a press release.

The shooting occurred Sunday evening near the 32000 block of Old Highway 34 near Albany, at a private residence with acreage, where, the release stated, a "rodeo-type event" with hundreds of people had been held. A disturbance reportedly broke out, resulting in the death of 24-year-old Hector Cis...

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