The victim of a weekend homicide in south Turlock was identified Monday as Rudy Yvanes, 59.
The Turlock resident’s body was found in front of a home on the 200 block of I Street on Saturday night, the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department reported Sunday.
No suspect information was included in Monday’s update from the department, which responded at about 9:15 p.m. Saturday to this unincorporated part of Turlock. The update said the body was found at a vacant property that is “a hangout for homeless people.”
Yvanes had an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene, the department said.
People with information about the case can call Detective Adam Rodriguez at 209-525-7093. Anonymous tips can be left by calling Crime Stoppers at 209-521-4636, visiting www.modestopolice.com/CrimeStoppers or texting to CRIMES (274637) by typing “Tip704.”