San Pablo PD seeks public’s help in solving homicides


Have any information related to the 2015 killing of Deon Ward in San Pablo? If so, the San Pablo Police Department is urging you to contact them to help solve the case.

Today, police released a special bulletin asking the public to come forward — anonymously, if they so choose — with any information that can help solve two cases, including the Oct. 4, 2015 fatal shooting of Deon Ward, who was found deceased with multiple gunshot wounds at about 6:30 a.m. in the 2100 block of Stanton Ave.

Also, police announced a $20,000 reward by the family of murder victim Robel Tadesse for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people responsible for his death. Tadesse was fatally shot on July 9 this year in the 900 block of Stanton Ave., police said.

The homicides remain under investigation by the San Pablo Police Investigations Division. Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the division’s supervisor, Bradley Lindblom, at (510) 215-3261 or San Pablo Police Dispatch at (510) 724-1111.