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David Martinez And Richard Guerrero Arrested In San Jose For The Murder Of Eric Mendoza-Hurtado, James Guerrero And Isaac Martinez Remain At Large

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Two men accused of taking part earlier this month in a suspected gang-related murder of a 25-year-old San Jose resident have been arrested and police are looking for their two alleged accomplices, a police spokeswoman said today.

David Martinez, 20, and Richard Guerrero, 21, both of San Jose, were arrested in connection with the homicide of Eric Mendoza-Hurtado, who was shot to death on April 3, San Jose police Sgt. Heather Randol said.

The Police Department also has arrest warrants for two other men suspected in Mendoza-Hurtado’s murder — James Guerrero, 20, and Isaac Martinez, 19, who are also from San Jose and remain at large, Randol said.

At 5:23 a.m. on April 3, police were dispatched to an area near the intersection of Lanai Avenue and Denali Way just north of Tully Road on a report of a man who had been shot.

Officers found Mendoza-Hurtado inside his vehicle and suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation revealed that the motive for the shooting was related to street gang activity, police said.

Martinez and Richard Guerrero were booked in the Santa Clara County Main Jail following their arrests.

Police are urging anyone with information about the case or the wanted suspects to telephone the department’s homicide unit at (408) 277-5283.

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  • As young early years on Macglulin Richard and James Guerrero had history shard growing with over crowed visit with mom . never shared about a nortoiures gang called barrio sur town. Growing to be maritolestic with pride visiting over challenge traffic . They seem to be comfortable. Truth of it is Not Guilty plead in present of Hall justice . first day see Eric Mendoza photo an networking inn the law for their freedom.Thanks too Eric his photo of his welcoming can always be warm in those chrimology streets. I just hope for a change in all of the new buildings an even a sociol secritity can thip a brim. Good looking out.