Suspect arrested in shooting of Claremont man

Claremont Police arrested George Warthan, 49, of Pomona Tuesday evening in suspicion of shooting a Claremont man in the 100 block of Brown Drive. Though Mr. Warthan is in custody, police believe he is not the only one involved in the shooting, which place around 12:30 a.m. The attack sent a Claremont man to a nearby hospital with multiple gunshot wounds to the face, neck, chest and left shoulder. Despite the injuries, the man remains in stable condition. Information on Mr. Warthan’s connection with the victim could not be provided as police continue investigation, according to Det. DeMetz.


Submit a Comment

Share This