Cayce officials identify suspect in Groover Circle homicide

Published: Jun. 18, 2021 at 3:52 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 18, 2021 at 5:35 PM EDT
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CAYCE, S.C. (WIS) - The Cayce Department of Public Safety began an investigation after Jose L. Gonzalez was found dead after suffering a single gunshot wound on Groover Circle in Cayce.

Alberto Benitez Osorio-Mendoza, 33, has been identified as a suspect and is wanted for murder.


Investigators say Osorio-Mendoza as last seen wearing blue jeans, a light blue shirt and work boots.

He is a clean shaven Hispanic male (has had facial hair in the past), approximately 5′07″, heavyset and has ties to Texas as well as Chiapas, Mexico.

With any information regarding this incident -- submit a tip to CrimeStoppers.

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