Santa Monica

Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Brother in Santa Monica

A man was in custody Monday on suspicion of killing his brother in Santa Monica.

Charles Mondev, 19, of Santa Monica was gunned down at 6:35 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of Lincoln Boulevard, according to the coroner's office and the Santa Monica Police Department.

"Two brothers were involved in a dispute resulting in one of the brothers shooting the other," said Santa Monica police Lt. Candice Cobarrubias. "The one shot was pronounced at the scene." 

Police did not immediately release the name of the suspect, nor did they disclose the nature of the dispute.

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