The Livermore Police Department is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of homicide suspect Jorge Luis Tellez.
On July 8, LPD officers responded to a shooting that occurred at 985 E. Stanley Boulevard. A 16-year-old male victim was suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, and was transported to a local hospital for medical care. The following morning, he succumbed to his injuries.
The Livermore Police Department activated its Criminal Investigations Unit (CIB) and Special Operations Unit (SOU). Detectives responded and took over the investigation.
During the investigation, LPD Detectives identified the suspect as 21-year-old Jorge Luis Tellez of Livermore. An arrest warrant has been obtained for Tellez and he should be considered armed and dangerous. If anyone sees Tellez, they should immediately notify law enforcement.
Detectives continue to follow up on tips attempting to locate and apprehend Tellez. Anyone with information can call Livermore Police Tip-Line at (925) 371-4790. Those who wish to remain anonymous may do so. Those with information can also submit their tip to You and Blue Tip Line at youandblue.org/LPD424/cases/homicide-investigation-19-4137.