Modesto police today released the identities of the two men shot to death in the city last Thursday evening. They are Gregorio Fernando Mendoza-Gomez, 32, from the Southern California town of Perris and Salvador Benitez-Perez, 25, of Sacramento.
No arrests have been made, and detectives are still asking for tips from the public on the murders.
Detectives ask anyone with information about the murders to call the Modesto Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters can also text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.