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Homicide Investigation 1-31-16: Clemence Ave. & Walnut Woods Dr.
Filed under Press Release, on 2/2/2016 8:00:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide CASE NUMBER: 16-031-0434
LOCATION: Clemence Ave. & Walnut Woods Dr., San Jose
VICTIM #1: Jaime Martinez AGE: 20 (male)
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
VICTIM #2: Withheld
AGE: 33 (female)
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
SUSPECT(S): Unknown AGE: Unknown
ADDRESS: Unknown

San Jose: On Sunday, January 31, 2016, at approximately 12:51 p.m., San Jose Police Officers responded to the area of Clemence Ave. and Walnut Woods Dr. on a report of a person shot. Officers arrived on scene and discovered two shooting victims. San Jose Fire Department personnel pronounced Victim Martinez deceased at the scene.

A preliminary investigation by the SJPD Homicide Unit revealed that Victim #1 (Martinez) was walking with friends on Clemence Ave. near Walnut Woods Dr. A dark colored vehicle drove by the group and a passenger fired multiple times at them. Victim Martinez was shot and fell to the ground. A 33 year-old female (Victim #2) was also shot by a stray round while she was inside a residence. The female victim received a non-life threatening injury. Both victims were shot at least once. The suspects fled the scene and have not been identified or apprehended. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Bert Milliken or Detective Raul Corral 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: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Spagnoli #2924
DATE: 2/2/16 TIME: 8:00 PM DATE: 2/2/16 TIME: 9:30 PM


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