Authorities said a 13-year-old California girl died tragically after she and her three siblings became victims of a violent car hijacking.
They said that Isabella Curtis was killed on Sunday afternoon in Pico Rivera, California.
The car included a minivan belonging to Toyota cars.
The car was stolen when Isabella and her brothers, a girl, 18 years old, and boys, 11 and 8, were sitting in the car waiting for their parents to get food from a restaurant, according to reports.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect in the car hijacking as Jose Aguilar, 26.
Representatives said that the air-conditioning and air-conditioning engines were working when Aguilar tried to steal it.
They said he jumped and ordered Isabella and her siblings out, but they soon fled on Whittier Street without giving them a chance.
KTLA-TV reported that Isabella’s sister briefly fought with Aguilar, then she and her 11-year-old son managed to get out. He said they were either pushed or jumped.
Hall said moments after that the 8-year-old was thrown out as the minibus was traveling at 45 to 50 miles per hour, and Isabella was thrown out because she was traveling more quickly.
The 8-year-old was seriously injured. Isabella is declared dead at the scene.
Police officials said that Aguilar was arrested after the minibus was broken and he tried to steal another vehicle operated by a woman and a child. The woman’s husband was a short distance from the fruit stand and saw what was happening.
“The father who was trying to buy fruit, jumped again to the car, strangled the man, when the men of fruit came and helped him pull (the suspect) out of the car,” Hall said. Station. And I think they have tied him up and seized him. ”