Machete-wielding ‘psychopath’ seems in courtroom after hacking to loss of life 102-year-old grandfather within the storage of his L.A. residence
- Adam Dimmerman, 47, was arraigned on homicide prices in an LA courtroom, Might 19
- He’s suspected of hacking a 102-year-old grandfather to loss of life with a machete
- Youssef Mahboubian was discovered useless in his storage in Encino, LA, on March 18
A person suspected of hacking to loss of life an 102-year-old grandfather with a machete has been arraigned on homicide prices.
Adam Dimmerman, 47, appeared in Los Angeles Superior Court docket on Might 19.
Adam Dimmerman, the person suspected of hacking to loss of life an 102-year-old grandfather with a machete has appeared in an LA courtroom for arraignment on homicide prices
The 47-year-old Dimmerman appeared in Los Angeles Superior Court docket on Might 19. The sufferer, Youssef Mahboubian, was discovered useless in his storage in Encino, L.A. on March 18
Dimmerman was arraigned on homicide prices within the case involving Mahboubian, he’s additionally dealing with assault prices over an incident hours earlier than the grandfather was discovered useless
Police rapidly arrested Dimmerman on suspicion of the homicide. He had additionally been charged in a separate assault close by, wherein the sufferer was assaulted however not killed.
A number of individuals reported seeing Dimmerman strolling across the neighborhood with a canine and a hatchet.
He was already in custody for the assault when Mahboubian’s physique was discovered at 12.50pm.
It is unclear if Dimmerman had ever met Mahboubian earlier than, or what his motive was.
Police arrested Dimmerman earlier than Mahboubian’s physique was discovered at 12:50pm on March 18 (Pictured, along with his spouse of 65 years. It is unclear when the picture was taken)
It is unclear if Dimmerman had ever met Mahboubian (pictured right here along with his spouse of 65 years) earlier than, or what his motive was
Jason Shakib, the sufferer’s grandson, stated he was ‘horrified’ by the incident
The sufferer’s household say it was a random assault by a ‘psychopath.’
‘My spouse is horrified to listen to he was murdered by some axe-wielding psychopath. He should have been deranged, or on medication or one thing.
‘I assumed he fell. I had no concept. They informed me he fell within the storage and my cousin got here residence and located him.
‘I had no concept there was a man with a machete operating round killing individuals,’ Mahboubian’s grandson Jason informed ABC 7 on the time.
He stated Mahboubian was a hard-working household man who was devoted to his spouse of 65 years.
‘He got here to this nation from Iran a long time and a long time in the past, and so they’ve been dwelling peacefully on Alonzo Place for 30 years. That is heartbreaking,’ he stated.
It’s so far unclear if Dimmerman has any form of felony document. He’s being held in custody earlier than dealing with trial.
The neighborhood the place the assaults occurred is prosperous; the Mahboubian’s house is now price $1.8million.
Police on the scene of the grisly homicide on March 18, the place the aged man was present in his storage having been hacked to loss of life with a machete