June 7, 2011 > Homicide suspect apprehended
Homicide suspect apprehended
Submitted By Sergeant Daryl Sequeira
On May 30 at approximately 3:47 a.m., Milpitas Police Department officers responded to a report of someone being shot on the 1400 block of South Main Street. When officers arrived on scene, they located a male victim, later identified as Alfredo Rodriguez, a 43 year-old Milpitas resident, lying on the ground with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Milpitas Police Department detectives developed several leads in the case and identified a suspect in the homicide case. The suspect is currently in custody on an unrelated charge.
Detectives are working with the District Attorney's office to file charges.
Anyone with any information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400. Information can also be given anonymously by calling (408) 586-2500 or via the Milpitas Police Department website at: http://www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/government/police/crime_tip.asp