Drive-by killer gets 158 years

June 11, 2013
Armando Yepez

Armando Yepez

A Santa Maria man was sentenced Monday to 158 years in state prison for the drive-by murder of Arroyo Grande teenager Gabriel Salgado.

The youth was gunned down Nov. 17, 2011, by Armando Yepez while standing on a street corner in Oceano with a number of other young men.

Yepez, 22, is a reputed gang member who chose victims indiscriminately, according to prosecutors.

An effort by Yepez to gain a new trial was denied just prior to his sentencing.


Sounds like the program Fringe.

fat chance

Good riddance…hope he dies young…..