Brentwood VA

Venice Current Staff

BRENTWOOD -  A homeless man is booked on murder and assault with a deadly weapon after Los Angeles County deputies say he ran over another homeless man on Sunday. according to Fox 11 News. 

The homicide happened just after midnight at the homeless encampment outside of the Veterans Administration Bridge Home in Brentwood. 

Investigators say one of the men, Pedro Flores, 34, got in his vehicle and ran over a 51-year-old man, dragged him more than 200-yards, killing him, according to the Fox 11 report.

They say Flores hit another homeless man in his mid-30’s, who is hospitalized but is expected to be ok.  

Officers found the driver a few blocks away. Flores is being held on $2 million dollars bail.