Andres Martinez was killed in his apartment in Antelope about 15 to 20 years ago by, I believe, two men that were hiding in his apartment. Have they ever found the person/persons responsible?
– Ana, Sacramento
No arrests have been reported in the July 1999 shooting death of 24-year-old Andres Martinez.
According to a story in The Sacramento Bee, gunmen burst into an apartment in the Deer Park Apartments in the 8300 block of Walerga Road shortly before 3 a.m. and shot Martinez at the entry to his bedroom.
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Sheriff’s officials said at the time that they believed the attackers, whose faces were covered during the crime, specifically targeted Martinez.
No property was taken, and a woman who was with Martinez at the apartment when the gunmen kicked open his door was not injured.
A witness said he saw two large men rushing from Martinez’s second-story apartment after the shooting.