April 23, 2024
Crime scene tape. Courtesy FBI

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s workplace has introduced $50,000 rewards for info resulting in arrests and convictions in reference to 4 unsolved murders, together with two in San Diego.

The primary of the 2 happened on the night of Feb. 24, 2019. Police stated officers responded to a report of a person mendacity within the roadway close to an residence complicated within the 300 block of forty seventh Road in Lincoln Park, the place they discovered Gregory Ruffin Jr., 22, mortally wounded by gunfire.

On Aug. 17 of the identical 12 months, U.S. Navy member Lamontee Stevenson, 19, suffered gunshot wounds to his higher physique throughout a combat with one other man at a home social gathering within the 2700 block of Marcy Avenue in Logan Heights, police stated.

Paramedics took Stevenson to a hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless.

Investigators have “exhausted all investigative leads” in each circumstances, in response to a press release from the governor’s workplace.

The opposite two as-yet-unsolved circumstances have been the 1993 homicide of Alan Schwalbe, 61, in his Costa Mesa house, and Victoria Barrios, 18, who was killed in a drive-by capturing in Santa Ana in 2019.

Anybody with details about both slaying is requested to name San Diego County Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477 or contact the company on-line. Tipsters might stay nameless.

Metropolis Information Service contributed to this report.