Three Arrested in Orosi Murder Investigation

February 23, 2009 10:56:19 PM PST
Gang detectives in Tulare County have arrested three people for the murder of a man in Orosi last year.The shooting happened in October 2008. 18-year old James Meza was driving a brown Jeep Cherokee and was shot while driving south on Road 128.

Authorities arrested a 15-year old boy for Meza's murder. They also arrested two brothers from Orange Cove on charges related to the homicide. They are 23-year old Ricardo Villa and 19-year Hasani Villa. Detectives are also investigating a string of other shooting in the Orosi area that took place around the same time.

Officers say the investigation is ongoing.

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