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|SJPD Is Investigating the City's 41st Homicide of 2013
Filed under Press Release,
on 11/19/2013 8:51:00 AM by Author: Albert Morales #3477.
|TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide
||CASE NUMBER: 13-319-0825|
|LOCATION: 1600 block of West San Carlos St
||DATE: 11/15/2013 TIME: 7:32 PM|
|VICTIMS: Pedro Meza Hernandez
||AGE: 20 Years|
|ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
The San Jose Police Department is investigating the City's 41st homicide of 2013. On Friday, November 15, 2013 at approximately 7:32 P.M., the San Jose Police Department's 9-1-1 Communications Center received a report of a person shot in the 1600 block of West San Carlos Street in San Jose. Upon arrival, patrol officers located an adult male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim, later identified as Pedro Meza Hernandez, was transported to a local area hospital where he was pronounced deceased at approximately 8:55 P.M.
The circumstances surrounding the murder are under investigation. Preliminary indications into the murder revealed that it was gang related. The San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit responded to the scene and took over the investigation. No suspects have been identified or apprehended.
Persons with information regarding the above case are urged to contact Detective Sgt. Martinez or Detective Barg of the San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit at (408)277-4166. Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below. Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.
|BY: Ofc. Albert Morales #3477
||AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Mike Kihmm #3102|
|DATE: 11/19/2013 TIME: 9:30 AM
||DATE: 11/19/2013 TIME: 9:45 AM|
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