Stephanie Areanda Quiroz Killed by U.S. Marshals Service

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Category: Police - Federal
Old Crime Scene Address:
8200 Brundage Lane
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Stephanie Areanda Quiroz was a passenger in a vehicle that had been shot at by police and crashed at Brundage Lane and Oswell Street just after 4 p.m. U.S. Marshals tried to arrest a parolee, Gavino Castro, at a Motel 6. Police shot at him, and Castro fled in a vehicle that Quiroz was also in. A chase began, with the fleeing car crashing into another vehicle. Quiroz died and Castro was apprehended, while a third person fled and was apprehended at Kern Medical Center, police said.

Victim's Name: Stephanie Areanda Quiroz

Agency Responsible: U.S. Marshals Service

Gender: Female

Age: 21

Race: Hispanic

Date of Death: March 5, 2019

County: Kern

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Unarmed/Did Not Have an Actual Weapon

Weapon: unarmed

Threat Level: other

Fleeing: Car

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 4567

Geography: Suburban

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