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  • Murder sentence postponed

    15 hrs ago | via San Mateo Daily Journal 

    Convicted murder Kenneth Earl Watson has two more weeks in local custody before receiving a mandatory sentence of life in prison without parole for the 2002 murder of Damon Whitney. Watson's sentencing scheduled for Friday was pushed back to Aug. 1 because Whitney's girlfriend wishes to address the court and was unavailable.

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  • 12 suspects in mistaken killing of Bronx teen indict...

    Thursday Jul 19 | via KKIQ-FM Pleasanton 

    Twelve alleged Trinitarios gang members have been indicted on murder charges in the mistaken identity stabbing death of a 15-year-old Bronx teen that prosecutors blamed on intra-gang conflict. Five of the defendants-Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, Antonio Rodriguez Hernandez Santiago, Jose Muniz, Manuel Rivera, and Elvin Garcia-have been indicted on first-degree murder and intentional murder which included torture, according to the Bronx District Attorney's office.

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  • Mom of 'Junior' Guzman-Feliz Screams 'Murderer!' at ...

    Wednesday Jul 18 | via KFMB-TV San Diego 

    The mother of a New York City teen, who was fatally stabbed to death by an alleged group of gang members in June, was overcome with emotion in court Wednesday, screaming "murderer" at the suspects. Leandra Guzman yelled "asesino," the Spanish word for "murderer," during a hearing for suspects Jonaiki Martinez Estrella and Daniel Fernandez, just two of 12 people who have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of her son, Lesandro Guzman-Feliz.

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  • Police reports

    Tuesday Jul 17 | via San Mateo Daily Journal 

    Linens were observed being taken from a hotel on El Camino Real in Belmont before 2:37 p.m. Thursday, July 10. Vehicle burglary. A locked vehicle was entered on Alameda de las Pulgas before 8:20 a.m. Tuesday, July 15. Noise complaint.

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  • Police reports: Thursday - July 5, 2018

    Thursday Jul 5 | via San Mateo Daily Journal 

    Someone stole coins from an unlocked vehicle on Oxford Way in Belmont, it was reported at 9:12 a.m. Thursday, June 28. Suspended license. A Vallejo resident was cited and released for having a suspended license and another Vallejo resident was cited and released for possession of drug paraphernalia on Murchison Drive, it was reported at 8:34 p.m. Wednesday, June 27. Arrest.

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  • Suspected Trinitarios who prosecutors believe brutal...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune 

    While mourners laid to rest Lesandro Guzman-Feliz - the 15-year-old boy thought to be a victim of mistaken identity by the Trinitarios street gang - seven men went before a Bronx judge, accused of dragging the teen out of a bodega to the sidewalk where they sliced and stabbed him to death with knives and a machete. Jonaiki Estrella, 24, of Freeport, L.I., came before the judge accused of striking the death blow against the boy, who was an avid Yankees fan and a member of the NYPD's Explorers club for aspiring police officers.

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  • 7 Arrested in Machete Stabbing Death of 15-Year-Old ...

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via NBC Bay Area 

    Seven people have now been arrested in the murder of a 15-year-old boy, Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, in what his mother says was a case of mistaken identity. Rana Novini has more on the community outrage.

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  • Man Shot While Charging Chp Faces Up To 6 Years In P...

    Jun 13, 2018 | via SFGate 

    A man who was shot by a California Highway Patrol officer on U.S. Highway 101 in Belmont in 2016 was convicted Tuesday of assaulting an officer, a felony, and misdemeanor possession of methamphetamine, according to San Mateo County prosecutors. Carlos Mora, 43, was seen in the median on Highway 101 near the Ralston Avenue exit around 2 a.m. on Aug. 28, 2016.

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