Homicide Investigators Arrest Couple Connected to Murder – DA Slaps Duo with Charges

Homicide Investigators Arrest Couple Connected to Murder – DA Slaps Duo with Charges

POMONA – A late-night call of “Subject Down” in the area of Holt Avenue and White Avenue brought an immediate response from Pomona PD Patrol Officers. Arriving Officers located a man down, suffering from head trauma – as Los Angeles County Fire Personnel rolled in.

L.A. County Fire Dept. attempted aid, and confirmed that the victim had succumbed to his traumatic injuries on 08/28/2021 at approximately 10:30 PM. No one else was located in the area, and there appeared to be no motive for this tragedy.

As a result, Pomona PD’s Major Crimes Unit arrived onscene, and Homicide Investigators commenced an extensive investigation. The victim was identified as Anthony Rivera (45) of Pomona.

There was a break in the case on September 16th. Pomona Police Officers arrested Matthew Milo (30) in connection with the homicide.

In addition – the investigation revealed that his wife, Theresa Flemings (41) of Pomona had aided Milo after the shooting. The search for the motive continued.

An update was revealed on September 20th, when the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office filed charges on the man and woman arrested in connection to the homicide.

First, The DA charged Matthew Milo with first degree 187 PC – Murder with the use of a firearm enhancement and 29800(a)(1) PC – Felon in possession of a firearm. His wife – the getaway driver in the murder – was filed on the felony charge of 32 PC – Accessory after the fact – for her knowledge and role during the homicide.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Pomona PD at 909-620-2085. If you’d prefer to provide information anonymously, please call “Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

Homicide Investigators Arrest Couple Connected to Murder – DA Slaps Duo with Charges was last modified: September 28th, 2021 by admin
Categories: Los Angeles
Tags: accessory, gun, murder

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