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‘It shatters our hearts again. You really stole her from us’: Family of Destiny Jackson speaking out about getting justice

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) —A California household is speaking out about getting justice for a younger girl.

The household of Destiny Jackson, 24 says they’re heartbroken over her however discovering the suspect’s motive simply breaks their hearts once more.

“It’s just really hard to grasp that information,” says Gladys Toleafoa. “Now that we see that this was all by chance that this guy took her life all for the means of stealing her car because he wanted to get back to LA. It shatters our hearts again. You really stole her from us. You really stole her life,” she added.

The I-Team realized 21-year-old Albertt Monterio was taken into custody in California after a short chase with police. He admitted to investigators that he advised her he was sorry and shot her 3 times earlier than dumping her physique and heading house to the Los Angeles space.

Destiny’s family and friends held a vigil praying police would discover her killer.

According to the police report, Monterio and Jackson met on-line, after which in particular person at Cactus and Amigo streets.

“There is an ounce of justice because we have someone that we can hold accountable but it’s just the beginning. It’s a little justice. How do you even answer that and how do you get enough justice,” Toleafoa added.

During his arrest, police found two weapons and blood splattered contained in the sufferer’s automotive.

Monterio faces a cost of open homicide and theft with the use of a lethal weapon.

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