Three suspects, aged between 18 and 27, were arrested on Tuesday on charges of attempted murder. The other two suspects, aged 40 and 50, were charged with accessory to attempt to murder. The LAPD said four out of five suspects are gang members.
Ryan Fisher, a close friend of the pop star who was walking around with his dogs, was shot during a violent altercation on February 24, which ended with two of Lady Gaga’s three prized French bulldogs, and Fisher seriously injured. Have become.
Surveillance footage later showed the Brezen incident, which Fisher described as “a close call with death”.
A report from the LAPD stated that detectives do not believe the suspects were targeting the victim because of the dog’s owner.
One of the detained suspects is a woman who allegedly found the dogs a few days after the shooting after Lady Gaga was given a $ 500,000 reward for the safe return of her pets.
Once the dogs roamed, the detectives linked the woman who had met them to the father of a murder suspect for “murder”, police said.
All five suspects are estimated to be on Thursday.
CNN has reached out to representatives of Lady Gaga and Fisher. It is unclear whether the suspects retained legal representation.