Surveillance video in the neighborhood showed a sedan pulling up next to Fischer, and two men in dark clothing getting out, KTLA-TV reported. They struggled, and Fischer was shot once in the chest. The two suspects took two of three of the French bulldogs Fischer was walking. The third dog reportedly ran from the scene and was recovered safely later the same night.
James Jackson, 18; Jaylin White, 19; and Lafayette Whaley, 27, were each charged with one count of attempted murder, conspiracy to commit robbery and second-degree robbery, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said. Jackson also faces one count each of assault with a semiautomatic firearm and a felon carrying a concealed firearm in a vehicle. White faces one count of assault by means of force likely to produce great bodily injury.
Harold White, 40; and Jennifer McBride, 50, were each charged with one count of accessory after the fact, the D.A.’s Office said. Harold White also was charged with one count of possession of a firearm, and McBride faces one count of receiving stolen property.
Police said Jackson, Jaylin White, and Whaley "were involved in the robbery and shooting" of the victim.
All four of the men are documented L.A. gang members, police said.
Police determined McBride, who returned the two stolen dogs to an area LAPD station, was in a relationship with Harold White.