MURRIETA (CBS/AP) — A Riverside County sheriff’s deputy has been charged in a deadly bar shooting in Murrieta.
The Associated Press reports that prosecutors filed a murder charge Friday against Deputy Dayle William Long.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 2 Trapped And At Least 6 Injured In Pacoima Traffic Collision Involving A Structure
Investigators say the 10-year veteran was off-duty when he allegedly shot a 36-year-old man in Spelly’s Pub & Grill on Murrieta Hot Springs Road on Dec. 21.
The victim was identified by authorities as Samuel Vanettas of Winchester.READ MORE: Pursuit Suspect Attacks CHP Officers In Simi Valley
Long has remained jailed in lieu of $1 million bail. Arraignment was set for Friday afternoon at the Southwest Justice Center in Murrieta.
If convicted, Long could face a sentence of 50 years to life in prison.Funeral Service Held In Covina Hills For Lance Cpl. Dylan Merola, Among The 13 Killed In Aug. 26 Bombing Attack In Kabul
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