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Suspect found in Winterhaven

(Suspect arrested, finally)….They have been looking for him since June.

Imperial County Sheriff’s officials say 29-year-old Gregory Wayne Lopez was found in a residence in Winterhaven. Investigators had been attempting to locate Lopez since June 18th, after a shooting took place in the 600 block of Ironwood Terrace in Winterhaven, which resulted in the victim being hospitalized as a result of several gunshot wounds. The victim was later identified as 26-year-old Michael Kanale from Winterhaven. He was flown to Phoenix and remained in an induced coma for several days. Investigators identified Lopez as the alleged shooter. He was booked into County Jail, charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. His bail was set at $500,000. The Investigators say the case has been submitted to the District Attorney for review.