UPDATE: Police Identify Deceased Victim Found in Home

Modesto, CA- Modesto Police have identified the man found deceased in his west Modesto home yesterday. 


On Sunday, September 23rd, at about 8:44 A.M., Modesto Police Officers were called to a residence in the 100 block of Maple Street for a deceased male found inside his home.  The deceased male has been identified as 57-year-old Jorge Amador-Molina of Modesto.         


Amador-Molina was discovered when new renters arrived to the home to move in.  The new renters were going to move into the home with Amador-Molina.  Amador-Molina was found to have been a victim of a violent assault and preliminary autopsy results indicate Amador-Molina died as a result of a fatal stab wound.