Amor Amacio has previously been accused of fraud and letting alcohol get into the hands of underage drinkers, records show.
She gave Carlo Navarro a free bottle of Jack Daniel’s whiskey at a North Long Beach liquor store where she worked, according to Navarro’s defense attorney.
A search warrant reveals new information about the crash, including that police believe the SUV was traveling at least 71 mph when it hit the Awaida family.
Carlo Navarro stood with his hands cuffed to his waist, head slightly bowed as he answered procedural questions with more than half a dozen cameras pointed at him.
Carlo Navarro did not appear in court today to face the charges, but he’s set to be back in court Wednesday afternoon where he could enter a plea.
Carlo Navarro, 20, was arrested for a third time this week, this time at the Long Beach courthouse, where he was already in custody.
A candlelight vigil drew hundreds of community members who showed up to support the surviving family of the victims who died last week at the hands of an alleged drunk driver.
Joseph Awaida, his wife, Raihan Dakhil, and son, 3-year-old Omar, were 100 steps from their door when a suspected drunk driver hit them, according to an aunt.
Carlo Navarro was arrested again Tuesday evening, this time in connection with earlier burglary charges, authorities said.
“He’s broken too,” said the grandmother of Carlo Navarro, who is accused of killing Joseph Awaida, 30, his wife Raihan Dakhil, 32, and their 3-year-old son, Omar.