Al día siguiente, los clientes hicieron fila para comprar fruta de su carrito, y algunos pasaron en coche solamente para entregarle dinero a Gerardo Ivan Olmeda Del Pilar.
The day after the attack on Sunday, customers lined up to buy fruit from the victim’s cart, and some drove by just to hand him money.
For students of color from disadvantaged neighborhoods, the consequences of a now 11-month closure due to the coronavirus might be especially dire, as officials worry they are losing gains in academics made before the pandemic arrived last March.
The Century Villages at Cabrillo houses 2,133 people, yet only 32 residents have tested positive for coronavirus since March. Leadership said they acted quickly when news of COVID-19 first circulated, particularly because many of its residents are older and asthmatic.
“She had a joke, and she had a hug for you,” said Synthya Batiste, who grew up in West Long Beach with 54-year-old Stephanie Jackson.
According to police, the woman was riding her bicycle when she was approached by an unknown man who shot her and fled the scene.
The Long Beach Unified School District is expected to receive $99.4 million in COVID relief funding meant to be spent on and help with any COVID-related expenses—which could range from anything from personal protective equipment to tech for distance learning, officials announced over the holidays.
A representative from SCE said it is not clear when the power will be restored.
No one was injured, and the unit suffered minimal damage, Crabtree said.
The victim suffered a minor stab wound to his upper body and was treated on scene, police said.