Four Arrested for Murder in 2004

By Justin Smith

Four suspects in a 2004 murder were taken  into custody yesterday for the murder of Clayton Skinner.

On July 3, 2004 Skinner was found dead by family members at his home on the 1000 block of Millet way. Skinner died from blunt force trauma to his head.

The investigation also revealed the three male suspects had robbed Skinner a week prior on June 26, 2004 and came back to rob him again. Detectives believe that the suspects entered Skinners home in an attempt to commit a robbery.

The long investigation yielded results and led Sacramento Police to arrest Robert Hammons, 23 Christina Martinez, 24 Taje Holliman, 18 and Teran Holliman, 19. Robert Hammons was taken into custody at his home at 1818 Iris Ave. in Sacramento on Wednesday morning.

Martinez and Taje Holliman were add booked for homicide charges sue to being in custody on unrelated charges. The U.S Marshals Service arrested Teran Holliamn in the state of Utah without incident.


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