Angel Montion, a 33-year-old Latino, was shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy on Wednesday, March 30, in the 6400 block of Northside Drive in East Los Angeles, according to Los Angeles County coroner records.
Montion was a suspect in a March 19 kidnapping and assault that happened about 9:50 a.m. on Saturday, March 19, in the 300 block of North Rowan Avenue in East Los Angeles said Lt. Joe Mendoza. A surveillance camera captured part of the the kidnapping, and the video has been widely circulated.
In the video, a man in a dark shirt holding a gun strikes a man wearing a light shirt in the head, knocking him to the sidewalk. When the victim stumbles to his feet, he tries to escape into a business, but the gunman runs after him with his weapon drawn and then walks him ...