A Modesto woman found dead in her downtown apartment last week was a homicide victim, police said this evening.
In a news release, police said they need the publics help finding the person responsible for her death of Jacqueline Marie Borja Schmitz, 29.
On Wednesday afternoon, police were called to the 700 block of 18th Street after a woman was found unresponsive in her apartment. A property manager made the discovery during a routine check. There were no obvious signs of forced entry into the apartment.