Alleged gangster who gunned down down two police officers in a California motel committed suicide after fatally shooting officers, online the coroner’s notes say.
35-year-old Justin Flores committed suicide on sidewalk outside the Siesta Inn motel where he killed El Monte police corporal. Michael Paredes and Officer Joseph Santana on Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Department. of Medical examiner coroner.
Flores cause of death counted as a gunshot wound head. Officials said Flores was killed during the shootout. with other officers after he killed Paredes, 42, and Santana, 31, in a motel while they were responding to a domestic incident.
Paredes and Santana died from gunshot wounds. head is in the coroner’s minutes.
After fatally shooting the officers, Flores ran outside and there was a shootout with other police officers, officials said earlier.
Los Angeles County Progressive District Attorney George Gascon faced incremental check over shooting, with Santana mother prosecutor’s charge for her sonx death.
Flores was out on probation at the time of in double murder after he pleaded guilty to the charge of criminal offense possession of firearms last year.
Flores’ probation officer demanded that the alleged gang member return to court later this month, according to court records.
If you are struggling with suicidal thoughts or are experiencing a mental health crisis, call call the 24-hour National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or SuicidePreventionLifeline.org.
With mail wires