Most Wanted

Jose Luis Cortez

WARNING: This individual is considered armed and dangerous. Do not attempt to apprehend suspect yourself. If seen, contact your local police station ASAP.

  • Wanted For: Murder
  • Moniker: Cranky
  • Sex: M
  • Descent: Hispanic
  • Height: 5'5
  • Weight: 145
  • Hair: Black
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Date of Birth: 05/22/1972
  • Age: 34*
  • Weapon: Handgun
  • Tattoos: Possible left lower forearm in greenish ink
  • DR#: 92-0652435
*Age Calculated From Date of Crime


In 1992, Jose Luis Cortez, the gang member suspect, drives up to victims and states, “This is about 18th Street,” and then shoots victims. The suspect has a street name of “Cranky.” The suspect may be in El Salvador.