Written by AARON CASTREJON | CityWatch Editor
LOS ANGELES - Sheriff’s Homicide detectives arrested the man accused of gunning down another man inside a busy City of Industry construction site.
Elias Haro Rodriguez, a man listed in his 40s, was taken into custody Thursday in the 23000 block of Cajalco Road in Perris around 5 p.m. Rodriguez was identified and followed after he left his home, taken into custody during a traffic stop, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
Rodriguez was booked at the San Dimas Sheriff’s Station, and is being held in lieu of $2 million bail.
Rodriguez is accused of shooting to death 50-year-old Juan Carlos Flores, who was identified by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner.
The shooting took place around 9:35 a.m. at a construction site in the 14700 block of Nelson Avenue in the City of Industry June 18.
Rodriguez reportedly disguised in a hard hat and a mask, fled the scene after shooting Flores who died at the scene. Flores was shot multiple times and was specifically targeted by Rodriguez, Homicide detectives said.