Murder Was the Case: L.A. Homicide No. 127: Man Beaten to Death at North Hollywood Motel
A Hispanic male in his early 20's was killed in the early hours of June 8 in a possible attempted robbery gone bad.
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According to preliminary police reports, the victim was staying at the Corona Motel at 11727 Saticoy Street in North Hollywood when he was hit over the head with a bottle in his motel room around 2:20 am. He was rushed to Providence Holy Cross where he died of his injuries 10 hours later, at 12:06 pm. The following day, the police arrested 22-year-old Juan Carlos Huezo. Although the suspect is an alleged member of the Vineland Boyz, the police do not believe the attack was gang-related.
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