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Tire Store Firebombing Suspects Plead Not Guilty

Fireboming suspects caught on camera
Fireboming suspects caught on camera

The four suspects arrested for the firebombing of Cheque Tires in South El Monte, Calif., plead not guilty to murder and arson charges during their court hearing last week in El Monte, according to the San Gabriel Valley Tribune.

German Monrreal, 19; Mario Godina, 19; Estevan Castillo, 20; and Roberto Fuentes, 19, are accused of arson and killing Carlos Jimenez, 17; Rodrigo Gonzalez, 17; and Destiny Aguirre, 18, by throwing Molotov cocktails at Cheque Tires on April 25, detectives stated.

Three of the four suspects were recently found hiding in Mexico and were arrested.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Sept. 9 at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in downtown Los Angeles.

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