Sheriff’s Department Seeking Information on Today’s Homicide in Angelus Oaks

sherifflogo-thumbThe San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has just released information on a homicide that took place in Angelus Oaks, though the victim, a 60-year-old female, has not yet been named. Per the press release received this afternoon: “On Monday, November 2 at 11:53am, deputies responded to a 911 call at Camp Cedar Falls Campground and Conference Center in Angelus Oaks. Upon arrival, deputies were advised that an employee of the campground had located a female victim inside the conference center. Deputies and fire personnel confirmed the female victim appeared to be suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Through investigation, the suspect was identified as Leith Hamilton, 30 years of age and a resident of Angelus Oaks. Hamilton was arrested [for PC 187 Murder] without incident and is currently in custody. Detectives from the Sheriff’s Department Homicide Detail were requested and responded to the scene. It is unknown at this time what may have led to the shooting. Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Detective Scott Cannon or Sergeant Frank Montanez at Sheriff’s Homicide Detail at 909/387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to contact the We-Tip hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or may leave information on the WeTip website at wetip.com.”

Update as of Tuesday morning: The Coroner’s Department has since identified the victim as 60-year-old Celebrada Lomato-Sexton, a resident employee of the Cedar Falls Campground and Conference Center.

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