San Jose Police Arrest Antioch Man in Connection to Fatal 2018 shooting

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The San Jose Police Department announced the arrest of Uriel Cabrera, 31 of Antioch, in connection with a 2018 homicide.

Via San Jose Police:

San Jose, Calif. – On Sunday, May 6, 2018, at about 12:10 AM, San Jose police officers responded to a person shot in the area of Story Road and Jackson Avenue in San Jose.  Arriving officers located victim Rufino Benitez, 25, suffering from at least one gunshot wound.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Follow up investigation by homicide detectives identified Uriel Cabrera as the person responsible for the murder of the victim.  On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, the suspect was arrested in Emeryville and booked into Santa Clara County Jail for murder.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Jesus Mendoza or Detective Todd Jennings 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.