Daniel Ma, a 28-year-old Latino, was fatally shot on Friday, June 28, in the 14600 block of Demblon Street in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner records.
Ma and his uncle, Gregory Thomas Kingsbury, a 37-year-old white man, got into an argument outside the family home where Ma resided and Kingsbury sometime stayed, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Lt. Brandon Dean told the San Gabriel Valley Tribune.
Kingsbury allegedly shot Ma during the argument, around 10 a.m. and then fled from the scene. His gray 2012 Nissan Altima was found abandoned later that day.
Ma was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 11:11 a.m., according to coroner's records. The cause of death was listed as a gunshot wound to the right abdomen.
Kingsbury was arrested on Tuesday, July 2, outside the West Covina home of a friend, in the 1500 block of …
Nancy Ester Mederos Gudino, a 19-year-old Latina, died on Friday, June 30, after she was beaten in the 13900 block of Francisquito Avenue in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
The victim, known as Nancy Mederos, had been staying at the Grand Park Inn motel at 13921 Francisquito Avenue with her boyfriend, Nicholas Figueroa Manos, 31, said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Rodney Moore.
Baldwin Park Police officers went to the hotel in response to a “keep the peace” call about 2 p.m., according to an sheriff’s news release.
The officers found Manos outside and Mederos inside the hotel room, with “trauma” to her upper body, Moore said.
Mederos was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:34 p.m., according to coroner’s records. The cause of death has not been determined, according to coroner’s records.
Manos was arrested that day and charged July 5 with murder, according to …
Miguel Lizarraga, a 27-year-old Latino, was shot and killed on Monday, Feb. 6, in the 12900 block of Athol Street in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Lizarraga was walking near his home with two acquaintances about 9:46 p.m., when a dark sedan drove up and stopped beside them, said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Joe Mendoza.
Two men got out of the car and asked Lizarraga about his gang affiliation, Mendoza said.
Lizarraga’s companions ran in separate directions, Mendoza said, but Lizarraga was shot multiple times in the upper torso. The two shooters got back into the car and drove away.
One of Lizarraga's companions returned to the scene, Mendoza said.
Lizarraga was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:55 p.m.
The Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau is investigating the shooting for the Baldwin Park Police Department. Anyone with information is asked to call (323) 890-5500. Those …
Gilbert Ochoa, a 43-year-old Latino, died Friday, Dec. 9, after he was stabbed in the 4000 block of Harlan Avenue in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Ochoa was talking with a neighbor in the neighbor's driveway a little after midnight when one of the neighbor’s tenants came outside and instigated an argument, said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Joe Mendoza.
The argument grew into a physical fight, and Ochoa struck the tenant with a metal pipe, Mendoza said.
The tenant then wrested the pipe away from Ochoa, struck him with it and stabbed him, Mendoza said.
Ochoa was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:10 a.m., according to coroner’s records.
The tenant, identified as Steven Barron, 54, remained at the scene, Mendoza said, and was treated for a broken forearm. He was then arrested on suspicion of murder.
On Dec. 13, Barron was charged with one count …
Alberto Alejandro Calvillo, a 24-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, Nov. 6, in the 13300 block of Ramona Boulevard in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Calvillo and his fiancee were standing outside a restaurant about 11:10 p.m. when a man and his adult nephew began talking to each other loudly “and using disrespectful language,” Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Joe Mendoza said.
The language upset Calvillo, who began to argue with the men, Mendoza said.
“He was saying things like ‘Have some respect’ because there was a lady there and their words were offending his fiancee," he said.
During the argument, the uncle told his nephew, “Go get my gun,” Mendoza said. The nephew walked over to his car, got inside and drove over to where his uncle and Calvillo were standing.
The nephew then handed a gun to his uncle through the driver’s side …
Jason George Teter, a 21-year-old Latino, was shot and killed on Saturday, Nov. 5, in the 14100 block of Clark Street in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Teter and a friend were walking east on Clark Street, in the friend’s neighborhood, when a white SUV pulled up behind them about 7:05 p.m., said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Steve Jauch.
Someone in the SUV pulled out a handgun and began firing at the two young men, Jauch said.
“We don’t know if they shot from in or out of the car,” Jauch said. “We just know they drove away heading east on Clark Street.”
Teter was struck in the torso and pronounced dead at the scene at 7:26 p.m., according to coroner’s records. His friend ran and was uninjured, Jauch said.
Investigators don’t have a motive for the shooting or a description of the shooter, …
Jacob Neftali Sosa, a 37-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Monday, April 20, in the 3800 block of Cosbey Street in Baldwin Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 8:19 p.m., police responded to a call of shots fired in front of a two-story home and found a wounded Sosa on the front lawn, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Sosa was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:46 p.m., said Ed Winter, assistant chief of investigations for the coroner’s office.
Witnesses told police that two Latinos were seen running from Cosbey Street to Earl Avenue toward Ramona Boulevard, a major street in the area.
Several people were detained at the home but no arrests have yet been made.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call …