A man shot the mother of his two children and then fled the scene with the kids in an incident early this morning. Police are currently searching for him. Police were notified with a call near 5am this morning, March 19th, from a location on Ventura Boulevard. The woman who was shot in the head made the call. She was taken to the hospital and is said to be in stable condition. She was able to make the call and remain coherent because fortunately the bullet did not penetrate her skull. The children are 21 months and 6 months old. The man police are searching for has prior convictions for violence.
California takes assault and attempted murder charges extremely seriously, especially when children are involved. If this man is convicted he will likely face prison time. If you have been charged with a criminal offense such as assault or attempted murder then you need the help of a serious Los Angeles criminal defense attorney that can help you get justice. Just because you have been charged doesn't mean your case is hopeless.
Contact a Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer from Okabe & Haushalter today to see how we can help you with your criminal charges.