Man accused of fatally shooting brother-in-law following Thanksgiving feast

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREPettersson scores another winner, Canucks beat KingsPolice were continuing the investigation. The suspect, whose identity has not yet been released, turned himself in around 2 a.m., Smith said. Formal murder charges were pending, Smith said. For more news and observations about crime in Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley, check out the Daily News’ crime blog by clicking here. A 27-year-old man turned himself in to police early this morning after allegedly shooting his brother-in-law to death following a Thanksgiving celebration, according to a detective. Mario Gutierrez, 37, died after being shot in the chest around 8:40 p.m. as he left a family gathering in 4400 block of Verdemour Avenue in El Sereno, said Los Angeles Police Department Detective Scott Smith. Gutierrez was declared dead at the scene, Smith said. The shooting followed a dispute that took place as the victim was leaving the party, the detective said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

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