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SJPD Arrests Suspect for 10-19-19 Homicide in the 500 block S.10 St. in San Jose
Filed under Press Release, on 11/1/2019 9:30:00 PM by Author: Officer Gina Tepoorten #3103.

TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide CASE NUMBER: 19-292-0089
LOCATION: 500 Block of S.10th Street, San Jose
VICTIM: Savion Hollingsworth  AGE: 21 Years
ADDRESS: San Francisco Resident
SUSPECT: Mahad Aweis Osman AGE: 20 Years
ADDRESS: San Diego Resident
Suspect Mahad Aweis Osman


San Jose, Calif. - On Saturday, October 19, 2019, at about 2:05 AM, San Jose police officers responded to a person shot in the 500 block of S. 10th Street in San Jose. Arriving officers located victim Savion Hollingsworth suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased a short time later.

Homicide detectives conducted follow-up investigation and identified suspect Mahad Aweis Osman as the person responsible for the murder of the victim Hollingsworth.  Detectives then obtained an arrest warrant for murder.  On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, the suspect was arrested in San Diego by the San Diego Police Department.  On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, the suspect was extradited back to San Jose and booked into Santa Clara County Jail for murder.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant John Cary or Detective Elizabeth Ramirez of the San Jose Police Department's Homicide Unit at (408) 277-5283. Detectives have video of the incident and are aware that people were recording before and after the shooting occurred and are encouraging those individuals to come forward and provide that evidence to police.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may submit their videos through Crime Stoppers listed below or call Detective Sergeant John Cary at (408) 797-4595.  

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. Gina Tepoorten #3103  AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Joseph #3148
DATE: 11/01/2019 TIME: 9:30 PM  DATE: 11/01/2019 TIME: 9:30 PM


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