San Bernardino Police Department

The San Bernardino Police Department

A 48-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly committing a murder in San Bernardino earlier this year, according to the San Bernardino Police Department.

On April 11 at about 6:25 a.m., the San Bernardino Police Call Center received a 911 call regarding a possible shooting. Patrol officers were dispatched and found the victim, Robert Henry Garcia, 46, on-scene suffering from gunshot wounds. Garcia was transported to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

With the assistance of partner agencies, detectives were able to identify a suspect related to the crime.

On June 15, the suspect, Aaron Rector, a San Bernardino resident, was arrested by San Bernardino P.D. officers. The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has charged Rector with the murder of Garcia.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective W. Flesher at flesher_wi@sbcity.org or (909) 384-5655 or Sergeant J. Plummer at plummer_jo@sbcity.org or (909) 384-5613.

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