Posted Aug. 3, 2015
Joe Nava, a 44-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Saturday, Aug. 1, in the 11400 block of Lindale Street in Norwalk, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Sheriff’s deputies went to the scene at 1:10 p.m. after receiving a call about an assault with a deadly weapon.
When deputies arrived, they found Nava inside his home with gunshot wounds in his upper torso, according to a department news release. Nava was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:19 p.m., according to coroner's records.
Nava lived in the house with his sister and her boyfriend, who was detained for questioning by investigators, Lt. Steve Jauch said.
The boyfriend, Jose Nunez, a 44-year-old Latino, was arrested on suspicion of murder later that afternoon and booked into jail.
Jauch refused to discuss what witnesses heard prior to the shooting, or what Nunez ...
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