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California Gang Member Arrested After Killing 4 And Injuring 2 In A Burglary

News by Joey Jordan Published on 09 Aug,2019

California Gang Member Who Killed 4 and Injured 2 In a Spree Of Stabbing Was Arrested

  • A California gang member, who killed four people during a stabbing rampage in Southern California was arrested after he killed four and injured two.
  • The Garden Grove police reported the 33-year-old man, Zachary Castaneda went on a stabbing spree Wednesday night and unfolded the crime for a period of two and a half hours.
  • Castaneda was previously arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sale and an assault rifle.

A California gang member, who killed four people during a stabbing rampage in Southern California was arrested on Thursday, 8th August.

The Garden Grove police reported the 33-year-old man, Zachary Castaneda went on a stabbing spree Wednesday night, where at least eight crime scenes were found. Police suspected Castaneda carried out the crime within a roughly 2½ hour period.

Tom DaRe, the Garden Grove Police Chief, said Castaneda is a "documented gang member," however, it is yet to reveal what type of gang he is associated with.

CAPTION: California gang member arrested for stabbing a number of people killing 4 and injuring 2 SOURCE: CBS Los Angeles

The victims of the attack included a security guard at a 7-Eleven, other two at the attacker's apartment complex, another outside a Subway restaurant. Two other people were injured in the spree.

Carl Whitney, the Garden Grove Police Lt. said,

We don't know if the motive behind this was purely for robbery, but there was no indication that this was a hate crime. We just know this was a random act of violence and the guy unleashed evil across our two counties.

Castaneda was previously arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sale and an assault rifle.

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