Juan Orozco And Javier Menchaca Death – Cause Of Death – Los Angeles County coroner’s office has identified one of the victims shot and killed over the weekend in the Compton area as 22-year-old Juan Antonio Orozco of Pico Rivera. The shooting occurred around about 1 a.m. Sunday near North Bullis Road and East Pine Street, according to officials.
19-year-old Javier Carachure Menchaca of Los Angeles was also identified as the other person who succumbed to injuries sustained from the shooting.
Troopers were called to the scene on a report of an assault with a dangerous weapon, upon their arrival they found two men suffering from an obvious gunshot wound in the vehicle, according to the report.
Javier and Orozco were both pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
Deputies discovered an illegal street racing event occurred close to the location of what police are inspecting as a double homicide.
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