The Scott M. Matheson Courthouse in Salt Lake City. (Spenser Heaps, Deseret News)
WEST JORDAN — Rates had been submitted Monday against a male accused of stabbing yet another man 15 situations and then working into a random house the place he fired off about 30 rounds from three guns, in accordance to law enforcement. It was the finish of a violent string of functions that took place on July 23.
Cesar Eduardo Aguilar, 20, of Magna, was charged in 3rd District Courtroom with tried murder, aggravated theft and aggravated theft, all 1st-degree felonies three counts of possession of a gun by a restricted person, a next-degree felony possession of a perilous weapon by a limited man or woman, nine counts of discharge of a firearm, a 3rd-diploma felony and trespassing, a class A misdemeanor.
That Friday, Aguilar was in the again seat of a automobile with a female in the driver’s seat and her 42-12 months-old boyfriend in the passenger seat, in accordance to police.
While speaking about a jewelry sale, Aguilar mentioned, “I will clearly show you what a true gangster is,” and proceeded to stab the entrance passenger several moments in the neck and upper body, charging files condition. Aguilar then obtained out of the car or truck, stabbed the target all over again, took a backpack with jewelry in it and ran, in accordance to the fees.
The female then drove her boyfriend to the medical center in which staff members observed him still in the passenger seat “covered in blood and unresponsive,” the fees state. The guy “underwent unexpected emergency surgery to repair 15 stab wounds to his upper torso,” in accordance to the rates.
Soon after Aguilar ran from the auto, he went to a home in close proximity to 6900 S. Decora Way (4900 West). The house owner instructed police Aguilar was “acting bizarre” before he eventually ran by her backyard and hopped the fence, the expenses point out. Even though law enforcement were talking to that home-owner, they read gunshots to the west of them.
Investigators acquired that Aguilar experienced operate to yet another household, rang the doorbell, and when a woman answered the doorway, he pushed his way within the property. A lady allegedly grabbed Aguilar by the arm and yelled at him various instances “get out of my residence.”
After Aguilar was despatched out of that home, he ran into a further dwelling on Decora Way and began capturing from within, the expenses point out.
“At 1 level, Aguilar began to shoot through the entrance doorway of the dwelling. (A West Jordan police officer) mentioned he could see the grime kick up on the entrance lawn in which the rounds have been hitting, according to the courtroom documents. A resident, who was in the house at the time, escaped by crawling out a basement window.
Police finally convinced Aguilar to appear out of the house and surrender. It was noted he was carrying a loaded 12-gauge shotgun when he exited the household as very well as a “dagger-type knife” with blood on it.
Following Aguilar was in custody, law enforcement entered the residence in which he had allegedly been taking pictures and discovered a rifle on the bed in the grasp bed room, a revolver on the ground and “quite a few holes in the inside partitions of the dwelling and in the front door,” in accordance to charging documents. “Law enforcement decided that Aguilar had fired at minimum 30 rounds from 3 diverse firearms.”
At least two other houses and an SUV have been struck by bullets that Aguilar fired from within the residence, the expenses condition.