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3 men found hiding in Mexico arrested in deadly South El Monte tire shop fire

3 men found hiding in Mexico arrested in deadly South El Monte tire shop fire

Three men found hiding in Mexico were charged Monday in the deaths of three teens who were killed when flames ignited by a Molotov cocktail swept through a South El Monte tire shop this year. Suspects German Monrreal, 19; Mario Godina, 19; and Estevan Castillo, 20, were flown from Mexico to Los Angeles on Sunday and are being held without bail, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. NEWSLETTER: Get essential California headlines delivered daily >>  Detectives investigating the teens’ deaths got a tip that Monrreal, Godina and Castillo were hiding out in Mexico, sheriff’s officials said. With the help of the U.S....

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