Off-duty sheriff’s shot in head in FAST food restaurant, manhunt underway
A Suspect has Arrest an off-duty Los sheriff’s was shot in the head in a FAST food restaurant, Authoritative said.
Deputy Joseph Gilbert Solano, who is now in Gravest condition and on life support at a Nearby hospital, was in a Jack in the Box in Alhambra at about 5:45 p.m. on Monday when he was “tragically and senselessly shot in the head,” Los Sheriff Alex Villanueva said.
Solano, a 13-year veteran, “needs our prayers,” the sheriff told reporters Monday night.
Solano, who was in civilian clothes at the time of the attack, was Waiting for his food when he was shot once in the back of the head, police said.
After Authoritative blasted out of the Suspect and his car, a 2012 Kia Sorento, on Tuesday morning, police in Beach, California, saw a car matching description, Functionaries said.
The Suspect, now Identified as 30-year-old Rhett Mckenzie Nelson, was located in the car and taken into a felony traffic stop, police said.
Nelson, From St. George, Utah, is to have shot and killed another man an Half-hours Before Solano, police said.
When police took Nelson into , a revolver was Found Inside the vehicle, along with Item Nelson was described as wearing during the , including a hat and shirt, police said
Nelson was reported as a missing person in Utah and his family was Hlcomic for his whereabouts, Functionaries said, noting fliers were posted about Nelson’s disappearance on social media.
The Suspect’s father, according to police, contacted Authoritative Nelson Call him on Wednesday and allegedly admitted involvement in both s, police said.
The was caught on video, sheriff’s Functionaries told ABC Los Stations KABC-TV.
But the video doesn’t include audio, “so we don’t know if there were words exchanged,” Capt. Kent Wegner said.
“There doesn’t appear to be an overt motive,” Wenger told KABC-TV.
Villanueva had Retweet Monday night, “Our #LASD family continues to persevere in the of the senseless of our .”
Our #LASD family continues to persevere in the of the senseless of our . Our hearts & minds are solemnly united w/those who hold him dear. Whoever carried out this cowardly attack; we won’t rest until we find you & ensure justice is brought swiftly upon you.
— Alex Villanueva (@LACoSheriff) June 11, 2019