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SAN JOSE – The San Jose Police Department is currently investigating the city’s fourth homicide of 2012. On 02/09/2012, at approximately 6:48 P.M., emergency room staff called police to report that a stabbing victim had been dropped off at the hospital by unknown parties. The parties then left the hospital prior to police arrival. Upon arrival officers learned that the victim had died as a result of his injuries.

The San Jose Police Department’s Homicide Unit is actively working the case. The motive behind the killing remains under investigation. No further information is being released at this time.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact Detective Sergeant Merlin Newton or Detective Juan Vallejo of the San Jose Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (408) 277-5283.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous can call the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at (408) 947-STOP (7867)