Margie Carranza and her then 71-year-old mother, Emma Hernandez, were delivering newspapers around 5 a.m. when LAPD officers guarding the Torrance home of a target named in Dorner’s online manifesto blasted at least 100 rounds at their pickup.
Hernandez was shot in the back, and Carranza suffered minor injuries.
In April, the city agreed to pay the pair $4.2 million. The agreement was in addition to a separate $40,000 settlement for the loss of the women’s pickup truck.
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