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Cheyenne Marie Brown, 24

Cheyenne Marie Brown, a 24-year-old white woman, was shot and killed Monday, July 22, in the 16600 block of Chatsworth Street in Granada Hills, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s records.

Shortly before 10:30 p.m., Brown arrived home from work and was shot near her vehicle, according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department.

Witnesses told police that a full-size truck was seen leaving the area after the shooting.

Investigators identified Javier Flores, a 24-year-old Latino, as the suspect and he was arrested at his home in Simi Valley, police said.

Flores was charged Sept. 16 with one count of murder with the special allegation that he was lying in wait, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.

He also faces a handgun allegation.

Brown was the estranged wife of Flores’ girlfriend. Brown left behind a 2-year-old daughter, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (818) 374-9550. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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