Police originally thought the boy died after some kind of medical emergency, but medical examiners recently determined he was killed by “intentional blunt force trauma to the head.”
The DA’s office said Munguia shot Rodriguez in the face “during an argument about who was the owner of a bicycle.”
Mia Goforth left her East Long Beach home on Fidler Avenue near Stearns Street around 7:30 a.m. Jan. 15, the LBPD said.
The DA’s conclusion is not unusual, but the time it took prosecutors to reach that conclusion is out of the ordinary.
Police said the man was shot while trying to rob a location being used for illegal gambling in North Long Beach.
Crime stats show Long Beach continues to see overall drops in crime even as some of the most serious categories rose.
She was one of four people killed along a stretch of Pacific Avenue during a string of pedestrian deaths last year.
Rodolfo Montoya’s arrest sparked national attention in August when authorities said they’d likely averted a mass shooting.
Video shows the man apparently struggling to put on his watch and unsteadily ripping off the Tesla’s mirror before tossing it aside.
Police said the victims had been sitting in a parked car when the suspect approached and used his gun to smash one of the car’s windows.