UPDATE 1/23/2021: Omaha Police Homicide Investigators have arrested Autum ACACIA-CORTES (3/2/83) for the murder of Jose C. Martinez. ACACIA-CORTES was booked into Douglas County Corrections for 1st Degree Murder, Use of a Weapon and Tampering with Evidence.
UPDATE 1/22/2021: The Homicide Unit has identified the victim of Wednesday morning's homicide at Highland Tower as Jose C. MARTINEZ (DOB 2/02/1962) (picture below)
The Homicide Unit is also attempting to locate Francisco SANTIAGO (DOB 5/05/1967) as it relates to this investigation. Officers seek to locate SANTIAGO to ensure his safety. SANTIAGO is missing his left eye and has an artificial right leg. (Picture below)
If you have information regarding this investigation or the whereabouts of SANTIAGO please call the Homicide Unit at 402-444-5656.
UPDATE 1/21/2021: The victim in this homicide was identified as MARTINEZ, Jose C (2/2/1962). The investigation remains ongoing.