San Diego County Crime Stoppers and the San Diego Police Department Homicide Unit continue to look for leads to help locate homicide suspect Antonio Orosco. Detectives said on July 3, 1989, ANTONIO MORGAN OROSCO and an associate only known as “Tavo” were involved in the murder of a male victim. The male victim was found shot to death in the 200 block of Front Street in the San Ysidro community of San Diego, California. OROSCO was arrested for his involvement in the homicide and awaiting trial in the South Bay detention facility when he escaped custody and fled the area. OROSCO is wanted for his alleged involvement in the murder.
Homicide Suspect: Antonio Morgan Orosco
Aka: “Lefty”, Antonio Orosco Morgan, Sergio Martinez, Jesus Martinez, Sergio Juarez Rios, Gerardo Casillas Torres, Gerardo Torres Casillas, Jose Quintero, Jose Luis Quintro.
DOB: Has used 9/16/1967, 3/13/1968, 6/18/1967, 6/18/1965, 4/16/1967, 4/16/1968
Scars & Marks: Tattoos - “Mexicano” back of right arm, “Orgullo” back of left arm.
Detectives are asking anyone with any information on the location of Antonio Orosco to call the SDPD homicide unit at (619) 531-2293 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.com.
Media inquiries should be directed to:
- Questions regarding the investigation should be directed to Lt. Jorge Duran at 619-531-2425.
- Questions regarding Crime Stoppers should be directed to Officer James Johnson at 619-531-1500 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at 619-531-1547.
For information leading to an arrest, you could receive up to a $1,000 reward and remain anonymous. The qualification of any person(s) for the reward and the amount of the reward for any person(s) so qualifying will be determined by San Diego County Crime Stoppers, Inc, in its sole discretion. The amount of all rewards given shall not exceed $1,000. Information must be received on the tip line, (888) 580-8477.