police are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for the death of a 63-year-old man on Aug. 24 after an autopsy this week revealed the victim had died from injuries sustained in an assault, police Sgt. Bisa French said Sunday.Jerry Combs died in the incident, which was reported shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 24 in the 200 block of 24th Street, according to French.Arriving officers found Combs dead at the scene, but he had no obvious signs of injury. However, witnesses reported that Combs had been chased by a man shortly before being found dead, French said. In an autopsy, investigators with the Contra Costa County coroner’s office determined that he had died from injuries he had suffered in an assault, and the death was ruled a homicide, according to French.The suspect who chased Combs is described as a black man in his mid to late 30s who is between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs about 200 pounds, and has a bald head and dark complexion, French said. MORE…..