Gloria Jean Sancho, a 73-year-old Latina, was found dead Tuesday, Feb. 17, in the 9600 block of Kruse Road in Pico Rivera, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 9:30 a.m., Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were called to a home in the area and found Sancho on the kitchen floor with an apparent gunshot wound. Her husband, Antonio Sanchez, a 68-year-old Latino, was beside her with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Department.
Gloria Sancho was pronounced dead at 10:01 a.m. at the home, according to coroner’s records.
Investigators found that the Sanchos, who lived at the home, had been married about 13 years. The couple was in the process of getting a divorce and selling their home.
Family members told the Whittier Daily News that Gloria Sancho had a court hearing in the ...
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