A 27 year old, off-duty, Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff was shot to death in his Los Angeles area driveway early Saturday morning, August 2nd.
The LASD Blog has an entry devoted to the shooting and there were several news stories that covered the tragic incident.
Deputy Juan Escalante was laid to rest on Friday, August 8th. Rest in peace Deputy Escalante.
UPDATE, 12/14/08 - CrimeScene Blog is reporting two arrests have been made in the killing of Deputy Escalante.