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Help SJPD Identify Suspects Wanted for Attempted Murder
Filed under Press Release, on 9/5/2018 11:10:00 AM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Attempted Murder CASE NUMBER: 18-221-1052
LOCATION: La Victoria Taqueria, 5015 Almaden Expwy, San Jose
VICTIMS: Withheld AGE: 
SUSPECT #1: See Description Below AGE: 
SUSPECT #2: See Description Below AGE: 
SUSPECT #3: See Description Below AGE: 
Suspect #1 Suspect #2 Suspect #3


San Jose, Calif. - The San Jose Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the attempted murder suspects shown in the photos and linked video.

On Thursday, August 9, 2018, at approximately 10:16 PM, San Jose police officers responded to a multiple calls of a shooting at La Victoria Taqueria, located at 5015 Almaden Expressway in San Jose. Arriving officers located three adult male victims outside the restaurant suffering from at least one gunshot wound each. All three victims were taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The preliminary investigation revealed the victims and two adult male suspects were inside the restaurant when they became involved in an argument. The group walked outside with suspect #1 being the last person to exit. Suspect #1 produced a handgun and shot the three victims. During the shooting, multiple bystanders were nearby, to include a small child who was standing next to suspect #1.

Suspect #1 is described as a Hispanic male, 20-30 years-old, 5’ 5” - 5’ 7” tall, 165-185 lbs.

Suspect #2 is described as a Hispanic male, 20-30 years-old, 5’ 9” - 6’ 0” tall, 195-215 lbs.

Suspect #3 is described as a Hispanic female, 18-25 years-old, 5' 3" - 5' 5" tall, 145-165 lbs. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Justin Jantz of the San Jose Police Department's Gang Investigations Unit at 408-277-3835.

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: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Brian Shab #3549
DATE: 9/5/18 TIME: 10:30 AM DATE: 9/5/18 TIME: 10:30 AM


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