According to the El Monte police, Officers Michael Paredes and Joseph Santana were targeted by Justin William Flores, who then shot and killed both of them.
According to the guy’s wife, she wants to express her “deepest apologies” to the families of the two law enforcement officers who were killed on Tuesday by a man who police claim opened fire on them in a hotel room. The shootings took place in the Los Angeles region.
In an interview that took place on Wednesday with reporters, Diana Flores shed tears while expressing her deepest gratitude to those who had helped save her life. “They, together with their families, did not merit it in any way. To put it simply, they did not. I warned them not to enter the building before they went in there. They were making an effort to be of assistance to me. He has weapons.'”
El Monte Police Department officers Cpl. Michael Paredes and Officer Joseph Santana arrived at the motel where she and her husband were staying on Tuesday afternoon. The hotel was called the Siesta Inn.
According to the officers, Justin William Flores began firing his gun as soon as they entered his hotel room. The officers were pronounced deceased at the hospital where they were taken.