Kori Ali Muhammad also suspected in Motel 6 slaying

Kori Ali Muhammad
Kori Ali Muhammad Fresno Police Department

Fresno police Tuesday named Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, as the suspect in the Thursday slaying of security guard Carl Williams at the Motel 6 on Blackstone Avenue near Ashlan Avenue.

Williams, 25, who was unarmed, was shot multiple times after an altercation with a man who pulled a gun, police reported. Muhammad was taken into custody after a spree killing in central Fresno Tuesday that resulted in three deaths. Police say Muhammad is homeless and frequents areas from West Shaw and North Marks avenues to North Bullard Avenue and West Figarden Drive, along with the area near Fresno City College. Anyone with additional information can call Crime Stoppers at 559-498-7867 (STOP).