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8 questioned in murder of bread deliveryman

September 8, 2010 3:42:35 AM PDT
Police are questioning eight people in the killing of a bread delivery man who was shot to death as he drove his route in Brooklyn.

Authorities say 39-year-old Jorge Martinez was shot in the head on Avenue X in the Gravesend section Friday night.

Ballistics evidence indicates that 22 shots were fired by three different 9-millimeter guns, according to police.

They recovered 22 shell casings from a rooftop of a nearby building and from scaffolding.

Martinez was the father of a 16-year-old daughter and a 14-year-old son.


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