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2019 > August

Jury Convicts Beau Evan Brigham of Soliciting the Murder of his Step-Mother
Date: 8/14/2019 5:32:54 PM
District Attorney Dan Dow announced today that a San Luis Obispo County jury found Riverside, California resident Beau Evan Brigham (33) guilty of soliciting the murder of his step-mother using a 'dark web' internet site.
Murder Charges Filed Against Three Defendants for Oceano Gang Shooting
Date: 8/19/2019 4:12:40 PM
Robert Joseph Garay (28), Gabriel Luis Garay (21), and Nathaniel Alexander Jara (21) have been charged with first degree murder for the shooting death of Daniel Fuentes (41) in Oceano on April 2, 2019. All three defendants are alleged to have committed the murder in association with the Oceano 13 criminal street gang. It is further alleged that Robert Garay was the gunman.
Murder Charges Filed for July Stabbing Death of Paso Robles Man
Date: 8/26/2019 6:03:05 PM
Fausto Ortega Maldonado (28) has been charged with murder for the stabbing death of Primitivo Pacheco Ortega (20). Mr. Ortega’s body was found near Estrella and Hog Canyon Roads in San Miguel on July 7, 2019. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office arrested Maldonado at the County Jail on Friday, August 23, 2019.
No Charges Filed Against Skeeter Mangan For Possessing Police Chief’s Misplaced Firearm
Date: 8/17/2019 4:00:34 PM
District Attorney Dan Dow announced that no charges will be filed against Mr. Skeeter Carlos Mangan, of Los Osos, CA, for taking and possessing a Glock .380 firearm that was mistakenly left by San Luis Obispo Police Chief Deanna Cantrell in the bathroom of El Pollo Loco in San Luis Obispo on July 10, 2019. District Attorney Dow also commends citizen Sean F. Greenwood for his actions.