SAN ANTONIO -

San Antonio Police Department's Homicide Unit is asking for help in finding a 26-year-old man wanted in connection with a murder.

Police said Roderick Herron, 26, is wanted in connection with a murder that happened at 926 Canton on Wednesday.

When officers arrived at the scene, police said they found the body of the victim, identified as 22-year-old Stephon Jamal Finnell, on the front porch with multiple gunshot wounds in his back.

A witness told police they saw Herron pull a handgun from his pants and shot Finnell several times with a handgun. Finnell then took off in a white Ford Crown Victoria, police said.

Police said they found multiple .45 caliber shell casings at the house.

Tips made to SAPD's Intelligence Unit reported that the person who shot Finnell was a heavy set man with a medium to dark complexion. Authorities said Herron is 5-foot 7-inches tall and weighs 265 pounds.

Anyone with information regarding Herron's whereabouts is asked to call SAPD Homicide at 207-7635 or Crime Stoppers at 224-STOP (7867).