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Bonus Episode #21: Hector Ortiz Fuentz- Murdered (2009)

Hector was following his usual morning routine. He left the house walking toward the bus stop when he was gunned down in the street.

Hector Ortiz Fuentz

Birth: - Death: 8/11/2009

Ethnicity: Hispanic - Sex: Male

Height: Unknown - Weight: Unknown

Hair Color: Brown/Black- Eye Color: Brown

Hometown: Lancaster City (Lancaster County)

Crime Scene: East Orange and North Plum streets in Lancaster City.

Last Known Location Alive: Walking North on North Plum Street.

Injury Description: Gunshot wounds

Suspect Description: Unknown

Additional Information: A possible witness to the murder is wanted for questioning. The witness is described as being a Hispanic male between the ages of 19-21. He was about 5’9”-5’10”, a slim build about 140lbs, with brown eyes and short black hair. He had a medium/olive complexion that was described as being “shiny skin”. He has rounded “golf ball” like cheeks that narrow sharply inward to a thin neck. He was last seen wearing a black or charcoal gray ¾ length long sleeve sweater with light colored stripes on the cuffs and a black boxy style cap. Police released a video of the witness here :


Fingerprints: No

If you or anyone you know has any information that may aid in this case, contact Detective Kurt Miller at 717-735-1780 or Lancaster County Crime Stoppers at 800-322-1913. You can also text a tip to Crime stoppers to 847411.



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