The brother of a California cop, who was allegedly murdered by an unlawful immigrant, broke into tears as he thanked authorities on Friday for locating his brother’s killer.
“Ronil Singh was my older brother — he is not coming back,” mentioned Reggie Singh throughout a Friday press convention.
“But there are a lot of people out there that miss him and a lot of law enforcement people, that I don’t know, who worked day and night to make this happen.”
He continued between sobs, “I’d like to thank you from the bottom of my heart.”
The emotional assertion was delivered moments earlier than authorities introduced that they’d nabbed Gustavo Perez Arriaga, 33, for allegedly killing Singh’s brother, Newman Police Department Corporal Ronil Singh on Dec. 26.
As he clutched the left facet of his chest, the distraught sibling mentioned he’d been ready for the seize of his brother’s killer.
“I’d like to thank you for working day and night to make this happen,” Singh mentioned. “Thank you.”
The alleged assassin, an unlawful immigrant from Mexico and member of the violent Sureños avenue gang, was arrested Friday as he tried to flee the nation.
Cops additionally arrested Arriaga’s brother Adrian Virgen, 25, and co-worker Erik Razo Quiroz, 32, on Thursday for allegedly serving to Arriaga escape police.