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No pleas as 4 accused in Fairfield teen’s death appear in court

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Robert F. Dishman takes his seat during his arraignment for the homicide of Naomy Rojas at the Solano County Superior Courthouse in Fairfield, March 4, 2014. (Aaron Rosenblatt/Daily Republic)

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From page A1 | March 05, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — Four men who face murder and conspiracy charges for the Feb. 15 shooting death of 16-year-old Naomy Rojas made their first court appearance Tuesday since their arrests last week.

Jovon N. Granado, 24, Robert F. Dishman, 21, Eric A. Rico, 19, and Jesus Rodriguez, 22, all of Fairfield, did not enter pleas. Instead, they had private defense attorneys appointed for each of them and were ordered to return to court March 10. All four suspects are in jail without bail.

Rojas was fatally shot at a Phoenix Drive apartment complex.

Two days before the four suspects were arrested, Fairfield police raided Granado’s apartment on Phoenix Drive and a home in Suisun City. Police seized four guns, methamphetamine and marijuana from the residences. Court records reflect police had recently watched Granado selling drugs at both residences.

Police believe the four suspects went to the Phoenix Drive apartment complex to confront a person who was with Rojas. Shots were fired around 1:20 a.m. and Rojas was killed. Police said they do not believe she was the target. Her body was discovered a few hours later behind the apartment complex, near some railroad tracks.

Reach Jess Sullivan at 427-6919 or jsullivan@dailyrepublic.net. Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/jsullivandr.

Jess Sullivan

Jess has covered the criminal justice system in Solano County for several years. He was an embedded reporter in Iraq in 2003.
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  • paqkleaderMarch 05, 2014 - 9:53 am

    So the guy that was the intended target..where is he? How do they find her body 3 hours lady?

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  • paqkleaderMarch 05, 2014 - 11:22 am

    *later*

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  • nikkieMarch 05, 2014 - 3:25 pm

    the guy she was with was standing right next to her when the shots were fired and as the ran away he and others got away from what ive heard. she was shot in the back of the head. police were called when around 120 am after shots were fired, and found nothing nor did they see anything,around 4 something 5 the police were called again because some one had saw her body and thats why it took so long for them to come out. i live on phoenix , more in the front then so in the back. but cops arent down trying to get to the bottom this.. they have been partolling and going back and forth ever since this poor little girls life was tooken.. now there is deff more to the story but they wont say nothing tell its compelete solved, two of this little boy are trying to say they arent guilty, one says he wasnt even in fairfield at the time and the other its his mom more so saying he wouldnt hurt any one and he is not guilty, yet these boys are in a gang and have a recored.. and to be in a gang you either have killed someone, beat the crap out of some one, or been a get away car for someone else who killed or jumped someone etc.. so no , they arent innnocent and yes they would hurt someone..

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  • RalphMarch 05, 2014 - 2:08 pm

    there is more to this case.

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  • LadyTMarch 07, 2014 - 3:45 am

    IT SADDENS ME THAT THE LIL TEEN GOT KILLED NOMORE THEN 40 50 FEET FOR ME AND MY FAMILY I EVEN TOLD MY LANDLORD NUMEROUS TIMES 2 GET THAT DAMN COUCH OUT OF HERE & THAT FENCE FIX THAT LEDS 2 THE RAILROAD TRACKS BEHIND 1439 PHOENIX DR. WE NEED CITY OF FAIRFIELD 2 CONTACT THE LANDLORD 2 MAKE HIM GET THESE APARTMENTS UP 2 CODE AND 2 STOP HAVING THESE KIDS JUST HANG OUT AROUND HERE JUST DOING WHAT EVER THEY FTHEY WANT

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