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Homicide Investigation 4-22-17: Motel 6, 1041 The Alameda
Filed under Press Release, on 4/26/2017 10:36:00 AM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Homicide CASE NUMBER: 17-112-0141
LOCATION: Motel 6, 1041 The Alameda, San Jose 
VICTIM #1: Dominic LaShawn Smith, Jr. AGE: 22 Years
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
VICTIM #2: Withheld  

VICTIM #3: Withheld

SUSPECT(S): Unknown  AGE: 



San Jose: On Saturday, April 22, 2017, at 3:24 AM, San Jose Police Officers were dispatched to a person shot at the Motel 6, 1041 The Alameda. Arriving officers discovered 3 adult male victims suffering from at least one gunshot wound each. One victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The two additional victims were transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The motive or circumstances surrounding the shootings are under investigation. No suspects have been identified or apprehended. 

This is the City's 8th homicide of 2017.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Jesus Mendoza or Detective Sergeant Bert Milliken 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: 4/26/17 TIME: 10:30 AM DATE: 4/26/17 TIME: 10:30 AM


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