ANAHEIM, Calif. (September 22, 2020) – At about 6:20 am, on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, an adult male victim in the area of 100 S. Melinda Circle in the City of Anaheim confronted a suspect who was in the act of stealing the victim’s vehicle.
During that confrontation, a collision between the fleeing vehicle and the victim occurred. The victim died on-scene as a result of his injuries.
The deceased victim has been identified as 33-year-old Anaheim resident Jose DeJesus Berrelleza.
The stolen vehicle was later recovered in Anaheim and multiple subjects have been detained.
There is currently no additional threat to public safety stemming from this incident.