(L.A.) Stephanie Najera, 42, Died in El Monte

Case Number: 2024-06589

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 42-year-old Hispanic female in a park in El Monte.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Stephanie Najera.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Multiple Gunshot Wounds

RIP STEPHANIE NAJERA (December 25, 1981 – April 20, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Saturday at 4:02 a.m.

Incident location appears to be Zamora Park.

This is under the jurisdiction of the sheriff’s department.

LASD said the shooting happened at around 3:35 a.m. in the 3800 block of Penn Mar Avenue, a few blocks northwest of Interstate 10 and the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway.

Reference address: 3820 Penn Mar Avenue, El Monte, CA 91732

Map views only approximate location and do not indicate the precise spot where the incident happened.