SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) — A second person has been arrested in connection with the murder of a marijuana dispensary security guard, police said Monday.
Tomeise Ray, 23, was arrested Friday on suspicion of murdering Anthony Pineda, of Rowland Heights, during a robbery at a dispensary in the 2800 block of West Rialto Avenue on Feb. 16, San Bernardino police Lt. Rich Lawhead said.
Witnesses told police that they heard shots fired during the robbery just before closing time. Pineda, who was found in a back room, had been able to wound one of the suspects before he died, police said.
Police made their first arrest in the case in April. Curtis Jackson, 21, is being held on $1.25 million bail for robbery and murder charges and is scheduled to make his next court appearance Friday.
Ray, who is being held on $1 million bail, is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.