The fastest way to contact me: 310-820-1315


Yolo holiday DUI crackdown nabs eight motorists

Q: What ever happened to the people who murdered Keith Peterson in Rio Linda several years ago?

A: Matthew J. Pennucci was convicted of murdering and robbing Peterson on April 24, 1995, at his Rio Linda Home, records show.

Pennucci, now 43, is serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole at the Corcoran State Prison, records show.

A second man was arrested in connection with the homicide, but charges were eventually dismissed against him.

Robbery was the motive for the killing. Valuable items, including appliances and cash, were taken from Peterson’s U Street residence, The Bee reported.

Peterson, a 54-year-old retired aerospace worker, was shot several times in the face with a small-caliber weapon.

426 questions answered | Submit a question

Comments are closed.