Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Calogero Gambino is Second Deutsche Bank Employee to Commit Suicide This Year
Calogero Gambino is Second Deutsche Bank Employee to Commit Suicide Th...
Sex Offender Convinces Parents He is Taking Children’s Pics for Charity
Sex Offender Convinces Parents He is Taking Children’s Pics for Char...
Tax Rates up to 90 Percent Best Move for All Americans
Tax Rates up to 90 Percent Best Move for All Americans
Gym Teacher Charged with Statutory Rape for Relationship with Student
Gym Teacher Charged with Statutory Rape for Relationship with Student
Legal Job Listings

Three Killed by Gunshots in Torrance Old-age Home

On Tuesday, three people were found shot dead in the lobby of a home for senior citizens in Torrance. According to the LA Times which reported the incident on Wednesday, it looks like a murder-suicide at the hand of a resident. Law enforcement and witnesses said the resident had a history of violent outbursts.

A maintenance worker, Arturo Ramirez, spotted the man with a gun, and called 911. Ramirez, who locked himself inside the maintenance office, told the media that he could hear one of the women, a caregiver for about 20 residents plead for her life. He said, “I heard her say, ‘Please, no! Please!’ … Then, I heard two gunshots.”

Authorities have confirmed that one of the victims was an employee of the complex, and even though the killer, a male resident of the facility, used to make violent outbursts and had expressed anger against the two persons killed – the threats had never been reported.

Sgt. Robert Watt of the Torrance Police Department told the LA Times that the killings were done by a handgun and motives for the killings were still being probed.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




The man was first seen with a gun, about noon, near the business offices of Golden West Tower, a facility in 3500 block of Maricopa Street. The shooter has not yet been identified pending report from the coroner’s office.

The image used is courtesy of LA Times

Three Killed by Gunshots in Torrance Old-age Home by

Tagged: , , ,

Posted by on November 21, 2012. Filed under Shocking. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Litigation Paralegal (Commercial / Complex Business)
USA-FL-Tampa

Downtown Tampa law firm specializing in corporate bankruptcy, reorganization and complex business litigation, is seeking a litigation paralegal with 5 years minimum experience. A background in co...

Related Posts: