Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Santa Ana Police Department
Monday March 4th, 2024 :: 02:57 p.m. PST


#SantaAnaPD #PressRelease Arrest Made in Attempt Homicide Investigation Involving a Toddler

After an extensive investigation of the shooting, SAPD Homicide Detectives identified the suspect as Angel Castillo (20) of Santa Ana. Castillo is a documented gang member who was located and arrested by Detectives on Thursday, February 29, 2024 in Santa Fe Springs, CA. He was booked at the Santa Ana Jail for PC 664(a)-187(a) – Attempt Murder.
In concurrence with the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, Castillo was charged with two counts of PC 664(a)-187(a) – Attempt Murder, PC 246 – Discharge of a Firearm into an Occupied Vehicle, PC 186.22(b) – Committing a Crime for the Benefit of a Criminal Street Gang, along with criminal enhancements for the use of a firearm.  He was arraigned in Orange County Superior Court on March 4, 2024. 
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call SAPD Homicide Section Detectives at (714) 245-8390 or Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1-855-TIP-OCCS.  This case is eligible for the Gang Reward Program.

Santa Ana Police Department
60 Civic Center Plaza
Santa Ana, CA 92701

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 714-834-4211

Navigate & Discover