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SJPD Arrests Suspect from 6-5-2014 Homicide that occurred on Piercy Rd. in San Jose
Filed under Press Release, on 9/4/2018 5:00:00 PM by Author: Officer Gina Tepoorten #3103.

TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide CASE NUMBER: 14-156-0063
LOCATION: 500 Block of Piercy Road DATE: June 5, 2014 
VICTIM:  Jose Asuncion Gamez Hurtado  AGE:  36 years
ADDRESS:  San Jose Resident
SUSPECT: Antonio Sandoval
AGE: 47 years
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
Suspect Antonio Sandoval

*UPDATE - September 4, 2018*

San Jose, Calif. - Follow-up investigation by Homicide detectives led to the identification of suspect Antonio Sandoval for the murder of Jose Asuncion Gamez Hurtado.  An arrest warrant was obtained for the suspect.

On August 30, 2018, the San Jose Police Department's Covert Response Unit arrested suspect Sandoval in San Jose.  The suspect was booked into Santa Clara County Jail for one count of Murder - 187 PC (felony).

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mike Montonye or Detective Elizabeth Ramirez of the San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit at (408) 277-5283 

San Jose, Calif. - 
The San Jose Police Department is investigating the City's 18th Homicide of 2014. On June 5, 2014, at approximately 1:21 AM, the SJPD "911" Communications Center received a call of an unresponsive person in the 500 block of Piercy Road in San Jose.  Officers arrived and located a deceased male who suffered from at least one stab wound. The victim was later identified as 36 year old Jose Gamez of San Jose.

The San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit responded to the scene to conduct the investigation. Homicide investigators are conducting an investigation into the motive and circumstances surrounding the murder.  They have not identified or apprehended any suspects.

Persons with information regarding the above case are urged to contact Detective Sgt. Andrew Binder or Detective Jason Tanner of the San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit at (408)277-5283. 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: Officer Gina Tepoorten #3103 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Spagnoli #2924
DATE: 09/04/2018 TIME: 4:00 PM DATE: 09/04/2018 TIME: 4:00 PM


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