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California murder suspect, 35, is shot dead by police after his getaway car broke down on the highway

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California murder suspect, 35, is shot dead by police after his getaway car broke down on the highway

  • Jesse Medrano, 35, was wanted for killing a 61-year-old man on Sunday
  • Suspect was on the run after being involved in a family conflict in Los Angeles
  • He was shot dead by police on Tuesday morning after his getaway car broke down










A murder suspect was shot and killed by police in California on Tuesday morning after his getaway car broke down on the highway.

Jesse Medrano, 35, was wanted for allegedly shooting three of his own relatives, killing a 61-year-old man and injuring two other people in Green Meadows, Los Angeles on Sunday.

Police said the suspect was on the run after being involved in a dispute when he allegedly shot Ruben Marrufo and seriously injured two other family members.

Jesse Medrano, 35, was wanted for allegedly killing a 61-year-old man on Sunday and was shot dead by police in Paramount, California on Tuesday morning after his getaway car broke down

A California Highway Patrol spokesman said officers responded to a disabled vehicle on the 105 Freeway in Paramount, California, at about 7 a.m. Tuesday. Fox news.

Officers checked the license plate of the broken-down Toyota Sienna and found that it was the same vehicle allegedly carjacked by Medrano after Sunday’s shooting.

They also identified Medrano as a wanted suspect in connection with the murder.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived at the scene before the standoff with the suspect, which was captured on video by a… SkyFOX helicopter.

Footage of the police stalemate captured on video by a SkyFOX helicopter

It shows Medrano pulling out a gun (pictured) and opening fire on the law enforcement officers around 8:40 a.m.

Footage from the stalemate with police shows Medrano pulling a gun (right) and opening fire on law enforcement officers around 8:40 a.m.

The officers returned fire, fatally firing at Medrano, who was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead.

The officers returned fire, fatally firing at Medrano, who was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead.

Footage shows Medrano pulling out a gun around 8:40 a.m. and opening fire on law enforcement officers.

The officers returned fire, fatally firing at Medrano, who was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead.

A CHP officer was also reportedly injured in the shooting, reportedly with a scrape.

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