The first images have emerged showing that a California father was arrested for killing his mother's young son during a custody of a local police station.
The deadly incident occurred at 6pm Sunday outside the Hawthorne Police & # 39; headquarters.
The 27-year-old victim named Brenda Renteria this morning died on the scene from a shotgun blast.
A relative of the victim who witnessed the shooting was seen broken down and cried in stage shots as she was comforted by an officer.
Lt. Ten Goetz said an officer who heard shots from inside the station rushed outside, saw the 30-year-old suspect and opened fire.
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Jacob Munn, 30 (left), is accused of murder in his son's mother, 27-year-old Brenda Renteria right), during a custody
The couple's 17-month-old son (pictured on a photo taken on Facebook by his father a week ago), escaped.
A man was arrested after the authorities said he shot dead his son's mother during a custody of a Californian police station. A woman is believed to be associated with the victim breaking down after the deadly shooting Sunday
Goetz said the gun that police identified Monday as Jacob Munn originally fled but was arrested in Hawthorne later that night after a hunt reported KTLA. 19659002] The couple's 17-month-old son was present at the shooting, but was not physically wounded. He was allegedly in the police station at that time.
I have 30 years with the department, and I have never seen anything here before, says Lt. Scott Hoaglund at a press conference on Sunday, according to KCAL. "A police station is typically a safe place for people to do childcare, and I still recommend people do it."
One week before the tragedy, Munn wrote on his Facebook page a picture of his son and wrote in the headline: "Whatever I will never give up on you … # RoyalMunnFamily # Family1st #NothinbutLOVE. & # 39;  On the day of the killing, he wrote a cryptic status update that consisted of a single word: "SOLID."
Two days before he wrote on his page: & # 39; .STRONG. & # 39;
According to researchers, Renteria had gone to the police station on Hawthorne Boulevard to retrieve her son from the baby's father.
The mother had asked her family to come with her to the exchange because she feared Mouth, KCAL reported. ] Mouth is depicted with his son's son ” class=”blkBorder img-share” />