Man identified after suspicious death in southwest Fresno


FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Authorities have identified the victim in a homicide in southwest Fresno that occurred Wednesday morning.

Police said they responded to the area of Jensen and Elm avenues around 4 a.m. near the Dollar King Market for a disturbance. When officers arrived they found a man dead.

The man was identified as Jose Martinez, 42, of Fresno, according to the Fresno County Coroner’s Office.

Police said they do have a person of interest they are questioning.

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