June 26, 2005
HOMICIDE AT ANTONIO’S NIGHTCLUB
710 S. BECKMAN ROAD, LODI
Details: On 06/26/05 at approximately 0043 hours a Hispanic male adult was shot at Antonio’s, which is a popular Hispanic nightclub. The Victim had just left the club and was apparently walking in the parking lot when he was shot numerous times by an unknown suspect(s). He was airlifted to San Joaquin County Hospital via REACH, however he succumbed to the gunshot wounds and did not survive. This homicide is being investigated by Lodi Police Department detectives who are currently interviewing witnesses and will provide more information when it is available.
Recent events at Antonio’s: On 06/18/05 a Jose Pizano Ventura age 20 was shot in the neck at Antonio’s. Victim Ventura survived his injury and is currently recovering. On 05/29/05 a Jose Vivian age 20 was stabbed on the lower portion of his back after an altercation. Two suspects were arrested in this case.
The owner of the club is Gloria Olivarez.
UPDATE: The victim was identified as Francisco Javier Hernandez age 43. He resided in the 11000 block of Sheldon Lake Dr., Elk Grove. The victim’s family was notified.
Contact: Lodi Police Department Detective Dale Eubanks (209) 333-6879 or cell number (209) 329-3496.