2nd Update on Incident at 8100 Gulf Freeway
April 3, 2006 -- A second suspect
has been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man at
8100 Gulf Freeway on March 14, 2006.
Christina Cheri Dewitt (w/f, DOB: 07-03-87) was
arrested by Pasadena police officers over the weekend after she
and Gary Wayne Weaver (w/m, DOB: 01-07-79), had been charged with
capital murder in the 182nd State District Court. Weaver was arrested
on March 18.
HPD Homicide Division Officer S. R. Straughter
At approximately 3 p.m. on March 14, police received
a call after an individual found the victim, Ramesh Cherukumalli,
32, of 7905 South Main lying underneath the bridge with multiple
gunshot wounds. At the time of the shooting, a witness observed
what appeared to be a silver/gray, four-door Honda Accord leaving
that same location.
Updated: MES/JFC 4-3-06
Updated: JGA/MES 3-20-06
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.