Stockton Police Arrest Woman’s Son for Elder Neglect after Finding Her Dead

STOCKTON — Stockton police arrested a man Tuesday after his mother was found dead in a Stockton home.

Michael Trejo, 44 (Credit: Stockton Police Department)

Around 2 p.m., a man found his 70-year-old mother, later identified by the coroner’s office as Geraldine Gomez, dead in the Alturas Avenue home, according to the Stockton Police Department.

Michael Trejo, Gomez’s 44-year-old son, was later arrested and charged with felony elder neglect. He also faces charges after violating a restraining order and a warrant.

Investigators are awaiting an autopsy to determine how the Gomez died.

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