(L.A.) Rene Vanegas, 53, Ended His Life After Murdering Woman

Case Number: 2023-15822

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 53-year-old Latino male that occurred at his residence in Sylmar.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Rene Vanegas.

Manner of Death: Suicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound of Chest

RIP RENE VANEGAS (May 15, 1970 – November 16, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Thursday at 8:45 p.m.

The decedent shot dead 68-year-old Ana Garcia before shooting himself dead.

This murder suicide happened in the 13000 block of Tucker Avenue.

(L.A.) Ana Garcia, 68, Died at a Residence