Man Pleads to Shooting at Venice Bar

first_img Horatio Hornblower says: HomeBad BehaviorMan Pleads to Shooting at Venice Bar Jan. 11, 2020 at 5:00 amBad BehaviorBriefsCrimeNewsMan Pleads to Shooting at Venice BarGuest Author1 year agoLAPDRobert Leo Mewhortershooting A 48-year-old man pleaded no contest today to shooting a man during an argument at a Venice bar, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.Robert Leo Mewhorter (dob 8/10/71), a transient, entered the plea to one count of attempted murder and admitted allegations of using a handgun and causing great bodily injury.Sentencing is scheduled on Jan. 15 in Department W70 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Airport Branch. Mewhorter faces 22 years in state prison.On March 7, 2018, Mewhorter got into an argument at a Venice bar, prosecutors said. The defendant left and returned soon after and opened fire, injuring the victim, prosecutors added.Case SA097575 was investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department, Pacific Division.Submitted by Ricardo Santiago, Public Information OfficerTags :LAPDRobert Leo Mewhortershootingshare on Facebookshare on Twittershow 1 comment Parvaneh Bassiri, Marty Luber, and Alex Vital  Exhibition Opening Reception Jan. 23 at SMC’s Emeritus Art GalleryHomeless find help at the Write PlaceYou Might Also LikeFeaturedNewsBobadilla rejects Santa Monica City Manager positionMatthew Hall7 hours agoBriefsLos Angeles Sheriff’s deputy accused of destroying evidence of 2019 assaultAssociated Press10 hours agoBriefsCalifornia State Treasurer Fiona Ma to Speak at Online Santa Monica College Commencement Ceremony June 25Guest Author10 hours agoNewsCouncil picks new City ManagerBrennon Dixson17 hours agoFeaturedNewsProtesting parents and Snapchat remain in disagreement over child protection policiesClara Harter17 hours agoFeaturedNewsDowntown grocery to become mixed use developmenteditor17 hours ago January 14, 2020 at 5:20 AM Comments are closed. 1 Comment Ok so heres a story…a guy goes in to a bar In venice, but we dont lnow which one. Apparently he leaves but comes back with a gun. Some one gets shot whose name we dont know either. The named shooter however is named as being homeless who pleaded no conrest.Great news item. Thought provoking. Informative.last_img read more