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UPDATE: San Angelo Police identify victim in Lillie Street homicide

The victim was 29-year-old Jacob Hernandez of San Angelo.
Credit: san angelopolice

SAN ANGELO, Texas — UPDATE (2:30 p.m. May 27): The San Angelo Police Department has released the identity of the man found killed on North Lillie Street Wednesday.

According to a press release from the department, the victim was Jacob Hernandez, 29, of San Angelo.

Investigation shows suspect(s) entered Hernandez’s home and shot him with a handgun. The suspect(s) then fled in an unknown direction.

This in an active investigation.  Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the SAPD's Criminal Investigations Division at 325-657-4264.

To remain anonymous call San Angelo Crime Stoppers at 325-658-HELP (4357); or download the P3 Tips app.

ORIGINAL STORY: The San Angelo Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred early Wednesday in the 2400 block of North Lillie Street. 

According to an SAPD news release, officers responded to a call about a shooting victim at approximately 3:24 a.m. Wednesday. When officers and paramedics arrived, they found the victim dead.

The victim's body was transported to Lubbock for autopsy. Police did not identify the victim.

The SAPD said this is an active homicide investigation, no further information was available at the time of the release.

This is a developing story. More information will be posted as it becomes available from the department.