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Suspect Sought In Ceres Man’s Murder

The Stanislaus County Sheriff´s Department is looking for a suspect in a murder from this week.

48-year-old Rickie Brown is being sought by authorities, in connection with the murder of Steven Brown, of Ceres, who was found dead of a shotgun wound to the upper body on Tuesday. Though they share the same last name, officials say the suspect and victim are not related. Investigators say evidence at the scene indicates Rickie Brown had something to do with the crime, and want to interview him. He´s described as 48 years old, 5-foot-9, 190 pounds, with light brown hair and brown eyes. He had longer hair and a mustache, but officials say they think he may have cut his hair and shaved his mustache.

He´s considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with any information on where suspect Rickie Brown is, is asked to contact the Stanislaus County Sheriff´s Dept.