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Two arrested in Winchester Avenue shooting

The Alhambra Police Department announced the arrest of two suspects in a shooting that took place on Winchester Avenue on Wednesday afternoon. 

The suspects are Jeramy Bryan Trejo, 29, and Fernando Manuel Martinez, 32. Trejo was booked on one count of attempted murder and one count of obstructing police, while Martinez was booked on one count of attempted murder. Both are in custody on $1 million bail, and are scheduled to be arraigned at Alhambra Superior Court on Tuesday, July 26. Both are Los Angeles residents. 

The shooting took place at 2:15 pm on Wednesday, July 20 in the Winchester Avenue area south of Commonwealth Avenue. One person was hospitalized after the incident.

Detectives arrested Martinez at 5 pm on Thursday, July 21 on Templeton Street, near the border of Los Angeles and Alhambra. Later that night, at 10:53 pm, detectives stopped Trejo in a vehicle. He was detained on Elm Street in Alhambra after initially fleeing.

Alhambra police detectives are still actively investigating this case. Anybody with information can leave an anonymous tip at (626) 308-4875.

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  1. Richard M Nieto

    GREAT WORK BY APD! I live few houses away from the crime scene; this is a nice quiet neighborhood (Historical Emery Park)was home that afternoon – ADP RESPONDED VERY FAST! GREAT! police canvased the neighborhood asking for witness accounts – I hope this was a one-time crime and not to expect more like situations. The neighbors are scared, now not knowing what else to expect. Since Councilman Ayala lives in the area, I hope he takes enough interest to call for a meeting with the APD and Emery Park neighbors to keep us informed regarding this issue.

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