1200 block of San Pablo Avenue

1200 blk of San PabloJUAN RIVERA PÉREZ
DOB: 01/30/76
Latino male, 5'6", 165
black hair, brown eyes

On December 19, 1996, David Nadel, owner of Ashkenaz was killed during a shooting at the club located in the 1200 block of San Pablo Avenue. There is an arrest warrant for Pérez, a Mexican national, for the murder of Nadel. At the time of this murder, Pérez had been living in Emeryville, California and also had family ties in the cities of Berkeley, San Francisco, Southern California and México.

The City of Berkeley is offering a $15,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of Pérez. BPD needs the community's help in solving this crime.

BPD is urging anyone who may know anything about this murder to call the BPD Homicide detail at (510) 981-5741 or the 24 hour BPD non emergency number of (510) 981-5900. If a community member wishes to remain anonymous, he/she is encouraged to call Bay Area Crimes Stoppers (BACS) at (800)-222-TIPS (8477). All calls and tips to BACS are completely confidential. Any information may be critical to solving this murder. Sometimes the smallest or seemingly insignificant detail can be the key to arresting the suspect or suspects in any crime.

 Please refer to case # 96-67192 when calling.

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