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Arrests made in shooting death of Covan Brady, 25

Pomona police detectives arrested two Latino men in connection with the shooting death of Covan Brady, a 25-year-old black man. Israel Magana, 23 of Pomona, and Natividad Gonzales, 27, of Montclair, were taken into custody on January 10.

According to police, Magana and Gonzalez are both known gang members who "targeted Victim Brady for activities he was involved in."

Magana is being held in lieu of more than $2 million bail and is scheduled to appear in Pomona Superior Court on Feb. 19, according to Los Angeles County jail records. Gonzales was released on bond on Jan. 15, according to records, and is also due on court on Feb. 19.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call Pomona Police Detectives at (909) 620-2085. If you'd like to remain anonymous you may contact We-Tip at 1-800-78-CRIME or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

-- Megan Garvey

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