Just Another Orange County Murder: Rodrigo Martinez

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Rodrigo Martinez was taken off life support Thursday.

The 21-year-old Riverside man was apparently driving alone in a residential neighborhood in the 1200 block of South Pacific Avenue, near Dahl Lane in Santa Ana around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday when gunfire erupted between members of rival gangs.

When police arrived on the scene, Martinez was still in his car, suffering from gunshot wounds. 

Police have arrested Francisco Javier Bustillos, 20, of Santa Ana, in connection with the shooting. Other suspects are being sought.


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