Photo: Iziae Lopez
FRESNO – On August 9th, 38-year-old Christopher Harper was discovered near the intersection of Belmont and San Pablo Avenues, suffering from a single stab wound.
Officers arrived and were unsuccessful in their attempts to revive the victim, who was then pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Fresno Police Department later announced the arrest of 22-year-old Iziae Lopez of Fresno for murder in relation to the incident.
Lopez had been in custody at the Fresno County Jail for an unrelated probation violation. The Fresno Police department notes that Lopez has a violent criminal history.