Written by AARON CASTREJON
LOS ANGELES - The driver found dead inside a crashed vehicle Sunday was identified Monday.
Jaime Fernandez Jr., a 26-year-old El Monte man, was identified by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner.
Fernandez was found dead behind the wheel of a vehicle in the 100 block of South Glendora Avenue Sunday, November 3. Officers responding to 9-1-1 calls around 12:55 a.m. found Fernandez’s vehicle crashed into a pole, according to Lt. Travis Tibbetts of the West Covina Police Department.
“It appears there was a conflict between the occupants of two different vehicles which led to the shooting,” Tibbetts said.
The gunman fled the scene in a sedan.
There is no better description of the vehicle provided, or is there a description of the gunman.
Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call the West Covina Police Tip Line at 626-939-8688.