Police search for murder suspect

Downey Police are asking the public's help in locating Jehosua Ruvalcaba, a suspect in a fatal shooting that occurred in Downey two weeks ago.

Police say that on Aug. 14 at about 8:44 p.m., Ruvalcaba was walking with three other people near Paramount Boulevard and Stewart and Gray Road when he got into an argument with one of his companions. Ruvalcaba allegedly pulled out a handgun and shot the victim dead.

Ruvalcaba is 27 years old, stands 5 ft., 5 inches tall, and weighs 165 lbs. He has a black/brown shaved head but may be growing out his hair.

He has horns tattooed on his head.

Ruvalcaba is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call police at (562) 904-2308.

NewsEric Pierce