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Man arrested in April Lodi homicide

Wendell Anthony Lindsey
Wendell Anthony Lindsey Lodi Police Department

Lodi detectives have arrested a man in connection with an April homicide.

Wendell Anthony Lindsey, 36, of Lodi has been arrested on suspicion of killing Luis Alvarez Jr. Officers responded at 12:30 a.m. April 2 to a report of a man on the pavement at 18 S. Main St.

Officers found Alvarez with a gunshot wound in his chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives spent months investigating the case before developing the evidence to arrest Lindsey, according to a Lodi Police Department news release.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews