A person who was discovered fatally wounded in a crashed automotive May 16 in Orchards was recognized as Ramon Magana-Izazaga, 27, of Vancouver, in accordance with the Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Magana-Izazaga died of a gunshot wound to the chest, and his loss of life was dominated a murder, that means it resulted from one other particular person’s deliberate motion. The ruling doesn’t make any judgments about prison culpability.
A 15-year-old Vancouver boy is accused of capturing Magana-Izazaga, who apparently confronted him exterior of his home about gang membership, in accordance with courtroom information.
Adolfo Cruz Torres appeared May 18 in Clark County Juvenile Court on suspicion of second-degree homicide, second-degree illegal possession of a firearm and alteration of figuring out marks on a firearm. Judge Gregory Gonzales set his bail at $1 million, and he’s scheduled to be arraigned at this time.
Clark County sheriff’s deputies responded at about 11:30 p.m. to Golden West Mobile Manor MHP, 6816 N.E. 131st Ave., No. 105, for stories of a capturing. Callers reported listening to a number of gunshots and discovering blood in a driveway, in accordance with a possible trigger affidavit.
Deputies discovered a car on 131st Avenue, southeast of the cellular dwelling park, that had crashed right into a utility pole. The driver, later recognized as Magana-Izazaga, was useless with a minimum of one gunshot wound, courtroom information state.
When deputies interviewed Cruz Torres, he initially informed them he heard the capturing however didn’t see anybody or any automobiles, in accordance with courtroom information. Upon additional questioning, he “issued an unsolicited statement that he actually committed the shooting,” the affidavit states.
Cruz Torres allegedly informed deputies he was ready for a good friend when an unknown man stopped his automotive in entrance of Cruz Torres’ home and confronted him about gang membership. Cruz Torres stated the person approached him, and Cruz Torres pulled a firearm from his waistband and shot the person, in accordance with courtroom information.
He then allegedly took investigators to the place he hid the gun, which was a Glock 23 with the serial quantity obliterated, below a neighbor’s porch, the affidavit states.