Suspect Wanted in Double Homicide, Sheriff's Department Seeking Public's Help

Key News Editor

Public's help sought locating suspect wanted in double homicide that occurred in Hacienda Heights Jan. 11, 2021.

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help with locating suspect Nelson Fermin Garibay described as a 44-year-old Hispanic male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He is believed to be driving a 2001 Green Toyota 4Runner, CA Plate #4RRH063. Garibay is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached. The double homicide occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, on the 14400 block of Marwood Street in Hacienda Heights. The Homicide investigators are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man, a woman, and injury of another at the location.

According to the Sheriff's Department, the male victim was the 73-year-old stepfather of the suspect, the female victim was the 65-year-old mother of the suspect, and the third victim was the suspect's 37-year-old brother who was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. All three were assaulted with a baseball bat.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

You may also provide information anonymously by calling "Crime Stoppers" at (800) 222-TIPS (8477). or by using the website.