Man dies after being attacked with glass bottle in Sun Valley
by Yong Kim
SUN VALLEY – More than a day after a brutal early morning attack with a glass bottle, a 31-year-old man died and a suspect has been arrested, police said this afternoon.
Homicide detectives confirmed today that Filemon Cortes died Tuesday at noon after being hit early Monday morning at Saticoy Street and Lankershim Boulevard in Sun Valley, police said.
Juan Carlos Huezo, 22, was booked without bail in connection with the death into the Foothill Division jail early this morning.
Police say the case appeared to be a robbery gone bad. No other details were available.