Witness: Jorge Alfredo Tapia, 21
November 1, 2012 — The Salt Lake City Police Department seeks the public’s help in finding Jorge Alfredo Tapia, a key witness in the murder investigation of Valentin Sigala Jr., 20.
On October 28, 2012, at approximately 4:55 a.m., Dispatch received a call of shots fired at 1092 Glendale Drive. Police were later called to a local hospital on reports of a deceased gunshot victim who was identified as Valentin Sigala Jr.
Investigators seek to speak with Jorge Alfredo Tapia about the shooting. Tapia is described as:
- male Hispanic adult,
- 21 years old,
- 5 feet 6 inches tall,
- 140 pounds,
- brown eyes,
- black short hair
If you know the whereabouts of the witness, please call (801) 799-3000. Anonymous tips may be sent by texting TIPSLCPD plus information to CRIMES (274637). Reference: case #12-188041.
Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).