“Suspect in Fatal Shooting Identified, Arrested in Sacramento Standoff”

By | July 14, 2023



A man who was arrested in a standoff in Sacramento earlier this week has been identified as a suspect in a fatal shooting in East San Jose last month. The shooting occurred on June 29, when the victim was shot in the area of Dixie Road and Lanai Avenue. The victim was taken to the hospital but unfortunately succumbed to his injuries on July 7. The shooting marked San Jose’s 20th homicide of the year.

After an investigation, detectives were able to identify the suspect and located him in Sacramento. The suspect, 21-year-old Tyrese Burse, barricaded himself in an apartment complex on Morse Avenue in Sacramento’s Arden-Arcade area when authorities attempted to serve a search warrant. However, after a standoff, the suspect was ultimately taken into custody.

Tyrese Burse was transported back to San Jose and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail for homicide. He is currently being held without bail and has court appearances scheduled for Friday and next Wednesday.

The San Jose Police Department is still investigating the shooting and is urging anyone with information to come forward. Detective Sgt. Van Den Broeck and Detective Estantino of the department’s homicide unit can be contacted via email or by calling 408-277-5283. Alternatively, tips can be given anonymously by calling 408-947-STOP.

This case highlights the collaborative efforts of law enforcement agencies in apprehending suspects and bringing them to justice. The arrest of Tyrese Burse provides some closure to the victim’s family and the community affected by this tragic incident. The ongoing investigation underscores the commitment of the San Jose Police Department to solve crimes and ensure public safety..