MODESTO (CBS13) — A suspect has been arrested in connection to an August shooting in downtown Modesto that left one man dead.
The incident happened back on August 28. Modesto police say, around 2 a.m., officers responded to the 600 block of H Street to investigate reports of a shooting.READ MORE: Children In Parental Abduction Out Of Riverside County Found Safe In Modesto; Suspect In Custody
At the scene, officers found a man – 37-year-old Luis Flores – who had been shot several times. Flores was rushed to the hospital, but he was later pronounced dead.READ MORE: Sacramento Police Say Thieves Target Women Along Stockton Boulevard In Broad Daylight
Detectives have since identified a suspect as 24-year-old Modesto resident Norton Howard.
Howard was arrested last week, Modesto police say. He is facing homicide charges.MORE NEWS: 2 Now-Former Stockton Police Officers Charged In Beating During Arrest Of Teen
The shooting remains under investigation. No motive has yet to have been detailed by detectives.