Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Fresno Police Make Quick Arrest in Stabbing Death of Homeless Woman
By admin
Published 12 months ago on
July 24, 2023

Share

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Fresno homicide detectives quickly located, interviewed, and arrested a man who allegedly stabbed a homeless woman to death Sunday evening.

Homicide victim Patricia Roper
Homicide victim Patricia Roper

According to a police department news release, detectives located video footage of a man stabbing Patricia Roper, 58, in her upper body on East Griffith Way near Blackstone Avenue.

The suspect in the video was Steven Edward Raymundo, 36, who is also homeless.

Raymundo fled the scene after the stabbing, which occurred at about 7 p.m. Sunday but was tracked down by patrol officers, authorities said.

During a police interview, Raymundo denied involvement in the stabbing. He was booked into Fresno County Jail for murder shortly before 9 a.m. on Monday.

Police have yet to develop a motive for Roper’s killing.

Detectives  Seek More Information

Homicide ssuspect Steven Edward Raymundo
Steven Edward Raymundo was booked into jail on a murder charge.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact homicide detectives A. Nieto, (559) 621-2415, or J. Adney, (559) 621-2445. Tipsters can remain anonymous by contacting Valley Crime Stoppers, (559) 498-STOP (7867), or at this link.

RELATED TOPICS:

DON'T MISS

Young Republicans on Why Their Party Isn’t Reaching Gen Z (And What They Can Do About It)

DON'T MISS

JD Vance Puts the Con in Conservatism

DON'T MISS

UC Merced Finally Annexed Into City Limits After Two Decades

DON'T MISS

Donors Challenged Fresno Pacific to Match Their $1.5M Gift. Was the Goal Reached?

DON'T MISS

Garlic, Curry, Fresh Corn – Would You Scream for This Ice Cream?

DON'T MISS

Meet Po: A Gentle Superhero Looking for a Home

DON'T MISS

Largest Housing Provider for Migrant Children Engaged in Pervasive Sexual Abuse, US Says

DON'T MISS

25 Million Watched Trump’s Speech at the RNC on Thursday

DON'T MISS

City Wants Hard Reset on Art Hop. Don’t Expect Food Trucks or Vendors in August.

DON'T MISS

More Victims Come Forward in Dinuba Sex Assault Case

UP NEXT

JD Vance Puts the Con in Conservatism

UP NEXT

UC Merced Finally Annexed Into City Limits After Two Decades

UP NEXT

Donors Challenged Fresno Pacific to Match Their $1.5M Gift. Was the Goal Reached?

UP NEXT

Garlic, Curry, Fresh Corn – Would You Scream for This Ice Cream?

UP NEXT

Meet Po: A Gentle Superhero Looking for a Home

UP NEXT

Largest Housing Provider for Migrant Children Engaged in Pervasive Sexual Abuse, US Says

UP NEXT

25 Million Watched Trump’s Speech at the RNC on Thursday

UP NEXT

City Wants Hard Reset on Art Hop. Don’t Expect Food Trucks or Vendors in August.

UP NEXT

More Victims Come Forward in Dinuba Sex Assault Case

UP NEXT

‘Twisters’ Is the Long-Awaited Sequel to ‘Twister.’ Where to See It in Fresno.

Donors Challenged Fresno Pacific to Match Their $1.5M Gift. Was the Goal Reached?

8 hours ago

Garlic, Curry, Fresh Corn – Would You Scream for This Ice Cream?

8 hours ago

Meet Po: A Gentle Superhero Looking for a Home

8 hours ago

Largest Housing Provider for Migrant Children Engaged in Pervasive Sexual Abuse, US Says

20 hours ago

25 Million Watched Trump’s Speech at the RNC on Thursday

21 hours ago

City Wants Hard Reset on Art Hop. Don’t Expect Food Trucks or Vendors in August.

22 hours ago

More Victims Come Forward in Dinuba Sex Assault Case

23 hours ago

‘Twisters’ Is the Long-Awaited Sequel to ‘Twister.’ Where to See It in Fresno.

23 hours ago

Fresno Offers Free Movie Tickets for Seniors to Beat the Heat

23 hours ago

Mexican President Calls Donald Trump ‘a Friend’ and Says He’ll Warn Him Against Closing Border

23 hours ago

Young Republicans on Why Their Party Isn’t Reaching Gen Z (And What They Can Do About It)

Polls show that two-thirds of voters aged 18-24 say they don’t identify with the G.O.P. We asked young Republicans why. – By The New Y...

1 hour ago

Photo of President Donald Trump
1 hour ago

Young Republicans on Why Their Party Isn’t Reaching Gen Z (And What They Can Do About It)

3 hours ago

JD Vance Puts the Con in Conservatism

6 hours ago

UC Merced Finally Annexed Into City Limits After Two Decades

8 hours ago

Donors Challenged Fresno Pacific to Match Their $1.5M Gift. Was the Goal Reached?

8 hours ago

Garlic, Curry, Fresh Corn – Would You Scream for This Ice Cream?

8 hours ago

Meet Po: A Gentle Superhero Looking for a Home

20 hours ago

Largest Housing Provider for Migrant Children Engaged in Pervasive Sexual Abuse, US Says

21 hours ago

25 Million Watched Trump’s Speech at the RNC on Thursday

MENU

CONNECT WITH US

Search

Send this to a friend