General Crime

* Jeremy Wong Identified as Murder Victim from San Jose Residential Care Facility

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San Jose police have released the name of the man who was allegedly strangled by his roommate at a residential care facility Tuesday night following a confrontation earlier that day, police said. Officers found 24-year-old Jeremy Wong unconscious at around 7:30 p.m. at the converted home where he lived in the 1800 block of St. Andrews Place. Wong was later pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. An employee of the facility informed officers of a confrontation that had allegedly occurred earlier that day between Wong and his roommate, 28-year-old Alex Nakayama, police said. Nakayama was booked into Santa Clara County Jail. The motive remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call police at (408) 277-5283 or the anonymous tip line at (408) 947-7867.

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