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Homicide Investigation 8-27-16: Bascom Ave. & Leon Dr.
Filed under Press Release, on 8/29/2016 5:56:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide CASE NUMBER: 16-240-0014
LOCATION: Bascom Ave. and Leon Dr. DATE: 08/27/2016 
VICTIM #1: Ricardo Michel AGE: 24 years
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
SUSPECT(S): Unknown

San Jose: On Saturday, August 27, 2016, at 12:12 AM, San Jose Police officers were dispatched to the area of Bascom Ave. and Leon Dr. on a report of a disturbance. Officers arrived and discovered the victim suffering from at least one stab wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The motive or circumstances surrounding the stabbing are unknown at this time. No suspects have been identified or apprehended.    

This is the City's 35th homicide of 2016. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Brian McDonald or Detective Wayne Smith 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: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Spagnoli #2924
DATE: 08/29/2016 TIME: 4:30 PM DATE: 08/29/2016 TIME: 5:45 PM


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