Deliberations Set to Resume in High-Stakes Murder Trial linked to Decade-Old Ventura Killing

Ventura, California – Jury deliberations are set to resume on Tuesday in the trial of Erick Estrada, a man charged with murder in connection with a decade-old killing in Ventura. Estrada, now 35 years old, is accused of being involved in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Gabriel Gutierrez on the bike path behind the fairgrounds. The shooting, which occurred after a verbal confrontation that started at the fairgrounds, had left Gutierrez dead. In addition to the murder charge, Estrada is facing two counts of attempted murder, including a separate shooting in October of the same … Read more

Decade-Old Ventura Murder Case Continues: Jury Selection Underway for Alleged Shooter Erick Estrada

Ventura, California – Jury selection is ongoing in a murder case dating back to 2013, where a fatal shooting took place near the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Erick Estrada, now 35 years old, is accused of involvement in the shooting death of 18-year-old Gabriel Gutierrez. Gutierrez was found dead on a bike path behind the fairgrounds. The shooting was the tragic outcome of a verbal altercation that began at the fairgrounds. In addition to the murder charge, Estrada is also facing two counts of attempted murder for a separate shooting in October 2013 on West Mission … Read more

Decade-old Murder Case Begins Jury Selection in Ventura County Fairgrounds Shooting

VENTURA, California – Jury selection has begun in the trial of Erick Estrada, a 35-year-old from Ventura, who is accused of a decade-old murder case involving the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Gabriel Gutierrez. The shooting took place near the Ventura County Fairgrounds in June 2013. Estrada, who has pleaded not guilty to murder and two counts of attempted murder, is also facing charges related to a separate shooting in October of that year. Timothy Scott Adams, another defendant connected to the shooting, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in 2018 and is currently serving a prison … Read more