6 years ago

Identity of South Side Homicide Victim Sought

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Milwaukee Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying a homicide victim. On October 2, 2012, an unidentified homicide victim was found in the 1400 block of W. Becher St.

Preliminary investigation reveals the victim to be a Hispanic male in his early 40s, approximately 5’5 175 lbs. Possible identifications include Joel Rodriguez-Torres or Martin T. Salaz, 43 years old.

Anyone with information about the identity of this subject or next of kin information, is encouraged to contact the Medical Examiner’s Office at 414-223-1200 or the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7360.


This is a booking photo of the victim from an arrest in 2009 in Naples, Florida. At that time, the victim was using the name Martin T. Salaz.

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