Norwalk man arrested on murder charges

DOWNEY - A 23-year-old Norwalk man was arrested on charges that he killed a man inside a Downey apartment complex Wednesday morning.Police don't have a motive but say that the suspect, Adrian Talamantez, knew the victim, identified as Angel Cervantes, 23, of Panorama City. Police were called to the apartment on the 12000 block of Downey Avenue at 7:44 a.m. after receiving a call of "unknown trouble." Witnesses had described hearing a struggle inside the apartment. A relative of Cervantes arrived a short time later and found the body. Anyone with additional information is asked to call Detective Lorraine Medina at (562) 904-2329 or the Downey Police Department at (562) 904-2308.

********** Published: September 27, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 24