Cedric Ramirez

Authorities say Frank Mendoza (right) was killed by Sheriff's deputies during a near 8-hour standoff last Friday. (credit: Mendoza Family)

Sheriff: Deputy Shooting Of Pico Rivera Grandfather ‘A Tragic Event For All Of Us’

Acting Los Angeles County Sheriff John Scott Thursday confirmed that a deputy shot and killed an innocent Pico Rivera grandfather during a gun battle with a suspect.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/07/2014

Authorities say Frank Mendoza (right) was killed by Sheriff's deputies during a near 8-hour standoff last Friday. (credit: Mendoza Family)

Family, Friends Mourn Grandfather Accidentally Killed By Sheriff’s Deputy In Pico Rivera

“It’s going to be hard without him,” said Frank Mendoza, Jr.

08/03/2014

Authorities say Frank Mendoza (right) was killed by Sheriff's deputies during a near 8-hour standoff last Friday. (credit: Mendoza Family)

Officials Tell Grieving Family They Fatally Shot Homeowner Believing Him To Be Wanted Parolee

Frank Sr., 54, was killed and his 60-year-old wife, Lorraine, was held hostage for more than eight hours before police stormed the home and killed Ramirez.

08/02/2014

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