Drake Park Shooting Death of Couple Juan Guizar-Gutierrez and 44-year-old Maricela Honorato – Obituary
Husband and wife 39-year-old Juan Guizar-Gutierrez and 44-year-old Maricela Honorato have died in a fatal Drake Park shooting that occurred on Saturday, September 4, 2021, in Long Beach.
Police arrived at the scene to find both Juan and Maricela suffering serious bullet wounds. Juan died at the scene while Maricela was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
According to neighbor Miguel Jaime, 45, the shooting occurred during a party that was held outside the Bembridge House on Park Circle.
A scuffle broke out involving at least 2 men. It has, however, not been established how this scuffle may have led to the shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detectives Ethan Shear, Jose Rodriguez or Michael Hutchinson at 562-570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through Crime Stoppers by calling 800-222-TIPS or by visiting lacrimestoppers.org.