December 11, 2023

Cynthia Rangel says her 68-year-old father was a godly man who would stroll away to keep away from arguments.

“He taught all 4 of his youngsters to simply forgive,” mentioned Cynthia Rangel, 37.

Which is why she and her relations are baffled, she mentioned, as to why somebody gunned down Michael Rangel as he watered the garden at their Concord Lane dwelling in Riverside on Sunday, Nov. 5.

“My dad was a really peaceable man,” Cynthia Rangel mentioned. “He prayed daily.”

Riverside police have launched few particulars on the capturing, even declining to say the place the sufferer was standing when he was shot. No arrests have been introduced.

“We don’t have any updates proper now, however our Theft-Murder detectives are following up on leads on this investigation,” Officer Ryan Railsback, a Police Division spokesman, mentioned Thursday in an electronic mail.

Michael Rangel was a retired electronics technician and Military veteran.

He had simply completed lunch with some relations on Sunday when he went outdoors to water, as his daughter mentioned he did daily. Cynthia Rangel mentioned she quickly acquired a name from her niece, who was crying hysterically.