NAME: Francisco “Frankie” Carranza Meza
DESCRIPTION: 28 years old; 5 feet, 11 inches tall; 210 pounds; brown hair; brown eyes
THE CASE: Meza is wanted by Modesto police on suspicion of murder in connection with the gang-related shooting death of Juan Gabriel Barajas, 32, of Modesto.
NOTES: Barajas was shot shortly before 11:30 p.m. June 27, 2010, in the 1600 block of Vicksburg Street in west Modesto. Four others have been arrested in the case.
REPORT A TIP: Police ask anyone with information about Meza’s whereabouts to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Tipsters can email through the Crime Stoppers website, www.stancrimetips.org,or text tips to CRIMES (274637) by typing “Tip704” plus a message. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward.