Garden Grove

Two held in murder attempt

TWO MEN have been arrested for attempted homicide after an incident in Garden Grove (Shutterstock).

Two transients have been arrested by Garden Grove police for an attempted homicide shooting.

According to the GGPD, the incident took place on Sunday in the 11000 block of Trask Avenue, east of Euclid Street.

Arrested were Eric Joseph Hernandez, 23, and Michael Ryan Gregg, 31.

Both are said to frequent locations in Garden Grove.

On Sunday at about 8:50 p.m., GGPD officers were dispatched to that location in response to a report of a shooting. Arriving officers found a male victim with gunshot wounds to his lower legs. He was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition.

The investigation that followed indicated that the victim got into a fight with Gregg. After that altercation, Gregg allegedly returned with his brother, Hernandez, to confront the victim.

Police said that Hernandez fired “multiple shots” at the victim, striking him three times.

Both suspects left the scene and were later arrested. The handgun used in the incident has not been found.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the GGPD at (714) 741-5824.



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