The DA's office today charged Bryan Blancas with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, two counts of violation of civil rights, one count of dissuading a witness by force or threat and one count of battery.
More than 100 families have sued the owners and operators of the Friendly Village Mobile Home Park saying they lived in squalor at the property that was once a trash dump for the city of Long Beach.
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Latonia Williams, 44, of Long Beach died at scene about 9:20 p.m. Monday on Pacific Avenue north of 25th Street, according to the coroner's office and the Long Beach Police Department.
The arrest comes after concerned parents and community members gathered in front of Poly High School on Monday to call on school administrators and police to take action in what they believe were race-related jumpings.
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