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MONTEBELLO >> Detectives arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Lynwood man who was killed during a robbery earlier this week, police announced Wednesday. Sean Matthew Garcia, 25, of Montebello was taken into custody at his home Tuesday night, Montebello Police Chief Kevin McClure said during a Wednesday press conference in front of the police station. Garcia crossed paths with the victim, 28-year-old Brian Gomez of Lynwood, online via OfferUp.com . Police said Garcia posed as a buyer. Police are looking for other robbery victims.
MONTEBELLO -- Authorities today identified a man who was fatally shot in what police said was targeted attack in Montebello. Brian Gomez, 28, of Lynwood died at the scene, said coroner's Assistant Chief Ed Winter. Montebello police officers were assisted in the search by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies. Tonce of the sheriff's Temple Station said the murder weapon was an assault rifle. The suspect was described as being in his early 20s, between 5 feet 5 and 5 feet 8, of medium build and wearing dark clothing.
-- Homicide detectives investigated the deadly shooting of a man in Montebello on Tuesday. On Monday, officers were sent to the 1600 block of Neil Armstrong for report of a shooting that had just occurred, according to the Montebello Police Department. Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said an assault rifle was used as the murder weapon. Detectives described the suspect as a Hispanic man who is in his early 20s, stands no taller than 5-foot-8 tall and has a medium build. He was last seen wearing dark clothing.
Homicide detectives were investigating the fatal shooting of a man found dead Monday night on a sidewalk in Montebello, police said. Near the 1600 block of Neil Armstrong Street. Police officers arrived and found a man fatally wounded laying on the sidewalk, according to the Montebello Police Department. The shooter had fled before police arrived. Officers set up a perimeter looking for the assailant, according to the Montebello Police Department. Police asked anyone with information about the homicide to contact the Montebello Police Department.
-- A woman in her 60's is suffering from life-threatening injuries on Saturday after she was stabbed by an unidentified suspect during an attempted robbery on Friday night. At about 8:20 pm on Friday, Montebello police officers responded to call on the 600 block on North Hendricks Street. Authorities said on Saturday that the woman's injuries are life-threatening. The suspect was a stranger to the victim and was described as a male Hispanic teenager, between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall, wearing a light colored jacket and dark jeans.
Hendricks Street, just north of Beverly Boulevard, Montebello police officials said in a written statement. The robber initially appeared to be after the woman's purse, but the crime quickly escalated into a stabbing, Bergman said. The woman had offered little resistance when the would-be robber, without provocation, stabbed her at least twice in the upper torso with a kitchen-style knife, the lieutenant said. The woman was taken to a hospital, Bergman said. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.
Serra was a Franciscan friar who marched north from Baja California with conquistadors from his native Spain, establishing nine of the 21 missions in what is now California. Those missions include the San Fernardino Mission and the San Gabriel Mission. When the pope announced in January that Serra would be canonized, the decision was polarizing. Serra is revered by Catholics for his missionary work, but many Native Americans in California say he enslaved converts and contributed to the spread of disease that wiped out indigenous populations.
More than 7,000 homes in Manhattan Beach and Montebello were without power Sunday evening as Southern California experienced a late-summer heat wave, authorities said. Southern California Edison officials were working to restore electricity by 1:00 a.m., police said. About 3,200 customers in Montebello were without electricity after a transformer in the 1700 block of Germain Drive exploded, igniting a nearby palm tree, according to the Montebello Police Department. For breaking news in California, follow @MattHjourno .
A man showed up at a Montebello emergency room with serious wounds early Saturday following a stabbing in a nearby residential neighborhood, police said. A stabbing victim had arrived at Beverly Hospital, Montebello police officials said in a written statement . After further investigation, police booked Victor Vasquez on suspicion of attempted murder, Vuncannon said. According to county booking records, Vasquez was being held in lieu of $1 million bail pending his initial court appearance.
On Sunday, September 20, 2015, H.E. Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, Prelate, will celebrate Divine Liturgy and deliver the sermon at the Crescenta Valley Church. During the service, His Eminence will conduct the blessing of water with the new Holy Muron. Thus, on this occasion, H.E. The Prelate first reviewed the history behind the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. On the afternoon of Thursday, September 17, 2015, H.E. The Prelate then visited the young students of Ron and Koharig Gabriel Pre-School and the first to fourth grade classes.
MONTEBELLO - A year ago, then 23-year-old Randy Beas and friends put on an art show - named the Montebello Artwalk - that proved to be more successful than expected. "Last year was amazing," said Beas, who is president of "Keeping Culture Alive" . There were about 75 last year. Montebello Councilwoman Vivian Romero said she's happy the event will be held again. But this group has even more ambitious goals, including opening an art gallery, said Pedro Hernandez, its vice president. "The next thing is to become a nonprofit," Hernandez said.
The next day two more cards compete with each other in Studio City and in Montebello. That's four fight cards within 40 miles of each other. One boxing guru, Benny Georgino, says prizefighting was like that for many years back in his heyday. "It was really thriving," said Georgino, who grew up across the bridge from L.A City Hall in nearby Lincoln Heights. It's located off the 60-Freeway. Also expected to attend is Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera. The last time the Aussie was in the U.S he got zapped by Mexico's Miguel Vazquez in a world title fight.
MONTEBELLO >> Police plan to screen drivers for sobriety and valid licenses this weekend during a checkpoint in Montebello, authorities said. Saturday at an undisclosed location within the city, Montebello police officials said in a written statement. Funding for the checkpoint is being provided by a grant from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, through the California Office of Traffic Safety.