Northeast Fresno homicide victim identified
NORTHEAST FRESNO, Calif. —
UPDATE: January 18, 2017 4:57 P.M. -- The Fresno Police Department has identified the man as 59-year-old Jonathan Mahaffey of Fresno.
The Fresno Police Department has announced that a homicide investigation is underway after a man was found shot to death behind a Northeast Fresno business.
Police say the man was found Wednesday morning behind the Round Table Pizza on N. First Street.
The man was taken the Fresno County Coroner's Officer and it was determined that he had been shot in the chest.
Police say the shooting does not appear to be gang-related.
If anyone has information regarding this investigation they can remain completely anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 498-STOP (7867).
You may also contact Fresno Police Department – Homicide Detectives Miguel Alvarez at 621-2441 or David Porcella at 621-2449 with information regarding this investigation under Fresno PD Case# 18-4034.