SAN JOSE - The San Jose Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in a deadly stabbing.
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On Saturday, June 10, 2017, at approximately 9:15 AM, San Jose police officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Everglade Ave. on a report of a stabbing. Arriving officers discovered an adult male victim suffering from at least one stab wound. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment. On Sunday, June 18, 2017, the victim died at the hospital.
San Jose police say the motive or circumstances surrounding the stabbing are under investigation. No suspects have been identified. The identity of the victim will not be released until the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office has confirmed the victim’s identity and notified next of kin.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, mid 20s to 30s, 5' 9", medium build. At time of incident, the suspect had a beard, was wearing red shoes, and carrying a khaki backpack.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Raul Martinez or Detective Brian Meeker 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.