Lodi Police are seeking the public’s help in located a vehicle containing possible witnesses to the homicide that occurred on Sept. 25 at a residence on the 1500 block of West Vine Street.
At about 1:45 p.m. that day the Lodi Police and Fire departments responded to a structure fire. After firefighters gained control of the fire, a man was found dead inside of the residence , 53-year-old Alan Karl Gregor. The San Joaquin County Coroner’s Office determined during the autopsy that Gregor had been stabbed to death before the fire.
The vehicle police are looking for is believed to be a 1997 to 2003 red or maroon Ford F-150 pickup truck with a regular cab, long bed and a rolling bed cover.
Anyone with information regarding this vehicle is asked to call Detective Erika Urrea at 209-333-6885. Callers may also remain anonymous by calling Lodi Area Crime Stoppers at 209-369-2746.