Norman David Benavidez, a 41-year-old Latino, died Thursday, July 13, 2015, after he was shot in the 200 block of North Second Street in Montebello, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Benavidez was in a vegetative state for more than a year before he died from an infection, according to coroner’s records.The autopsy report revealed that infection developed from complications after sustaining gunshot wounds in a home-invasion robbery in 2014.
At the time of the attack, Benavidez was a drug dealer and was targeted by one of his clients, 22-year-old Aaron Salvador Gallardo, LAPD Det. Al Martinez said said.
Prior to the attack, Gallardo ordered drugs, which he planned to steal with help from his stepfather, Paul Montanez, 38, and friend, Miguel Enrique Marques, 23, Martinez said.
About 9:00 a.m. on Feb., 4, 2015, the three men were invited into Benavidez ...
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