California Deputy Executed

By: Tim StellohU.S.

U.S. News November 13,2016

 

Deputy ExecutedA California deputy was killed Sunday morning after being shot twice at point-blank range, and the suspect was in custody after a four-hour manhunt, authorities said. At a news briefing, Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson described the killing of Dennis Wallace, 53, as an “execution.”The suspect, identified as David Machado, 37, was captured 150 miles south of where the killing occurred, Christianson said Sunday afternoon.Christianson said Wallace, a 20-year veteran, was investigating a suspicious vehicle at a park in Hughson, in California’s Central Valley, at 8:24 a.m. (11:24 ET). When a dispatcher told Wallace that the van was stolen, the deputy moments later, Christianson said, Wallace was shot twice in the head.

“This was an execution,” he said, adding that investigators believe Wallace was killed outside his vehicle. Machado, who was wanted on a felony warrant, fled and carjacked someone for a white 2009 Kia eight miles southwest of Fox Grove, in the community of Keyes, Christianson said. Christianson did not provide details about the warrant. Machado was arrested at 12:33 p.m. (3:33 p.m. ET) in the city of Lindsay after he allegedly tried to steal a woman’s purse. When she fought back, Christianson said, Machado fled on foot and the woman dialed 911. Christianson said Wallace left behind a wife and a family and was well-known for his participation in drug-prevention programs.

“He had a special place in our hearts at the sheriff’s office,” he said

 

 

Posted by on Nov 18 2016. Filed under News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

Leave a Reply

CAPTCHA Image
*

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google

Photo Gallery

full hd film yemek tarifleri dizi özet
Log in |
  • Hispanic Gangs
  • Prison Gangs
  • Email
  • Other Cities
  • Crip Gangs
  • Blood Gangs
  • Asian Gangs
  • Forums
  • Shop
  • Injunctions
  • Contact
  • Resources