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SLCPD Identifies Remains from Homicide

SALT LAKE CITY — SLCPD Homicide Detectives have positively identified the remains of Jose Ignacio Valdez-Guzman, aka “Nacho”, DOB 07/30/1976, who was the victim of a homicide and whose remains were recovered at 799 South Chestnut Street on November 18th, 2017. Valdez-Guzman had been reported missing by family members on June 29th 2012.


Salt Lake City Police received numerous tips from the public regarding a possible identity of the remains, leading them to discover the victim’s identity. The investigation revealed that Valdez-Guzman was killed in 2012 and Carlos Trevizo (56) has been charged with his murder. The Salt Lake City Police Department encourages anyone that has additional information on Valdez-Guzman or Carlos Trevizo to please contact police.



To share information:

  • Call: (801) 799-3000.
  • Text: send the keyword TIPSLCPDplus any relevant information to 274637. This service provides anonymity to the sender. Reference: case #17-201891.