Chino Police Find Shooting Victim in Parking Lot

This story was updated 4/5/23

Chino Police found a man shot to death in a shopping center early Sunday morning. Officers received a call about a possible dead body around 2:07am in the 5400 block of Philadelphia Avenue. They located a man who had been the victim of a shooting. The victim has been identified as 51-year old Philip Hernandez of Chino.

Homicide detectives and forensic investigators collected evidence for much of the day and the parking lot was taped off. The shopping center houses several businesses including Kelly’s Bar, and a fitness gym. During the investigation, it was determined 21-year old Taylor Sanchez was involved in the shooting. Sanchez was taken into custody on April 3rd.