Search continues for shooting suspect

Stanislaus County sheriff's detectives on Saturday continued to look for Jose Luis Solis Jr., who is suspected in the shooting death of Billy Miller on the stairs of an apartment complex early Friday in Waterford.

Sheriff's officials consider Solis, 30, of Waterford to be armed and dangerous

The shooting occurred about 1:30 a.m. during a fight between Solis and Miller near Dorsey and E streets. When deputies arrived, they found Miller, 27, of Ceres critically injured; he died a short time later.

Sheriff's officials ask anyone with information about Solis' whereabouts to call Detective Frank Soria at 525-7080. Callers can leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 521-4636, e-mail tips at, or text tips to CRIMES (274637) by typing "Tip704" and a message. Tipsters are eligible for a cash reward.

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