Harry Eugene Goularte from California is convicted to attempted murder is facing 15-to-life for 1st degree attempted murder.
He was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting in the South Bay Monday, may have been targeting a man suspected of abusing a family member, sources tell NBC Bay Area.
Velasquez was aiming to shoot Harry Eugene Goularte when he opened fire on a car occupied by Goularte and two others.
Velasquez, was charged with attempted murder. The man he shot was expected to survive, police said, as they released a mugshot of the retired MMA fighter looking smug and satisfied.
He is accused of molesting a child at the home daycare in San Martin where he lives.
The child he alleged molested in San Martin is a close relative of Cain Velasquez, who reigned as the heavyweight champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship from October 23, 2010 to November 12, 2011 and from December 29, 2012 to June 13, 2015.
On February 25, 2022, he was arraigned on a felony count of a lewd and lascivious act with a child under the age of 14.
A judge granted him supervised release over objections from the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
At around 3:25 p.m. on February 28, 2022, Velasquez allegedly opened fire at a car carrying him, his stepfather and another person. Only his stepfather was hit and is expected to survive.
He was 43 years old when Velasquez shot his stepfather.
Harry Eugene Goularte – Wikipedia, Bio, Age, Crime Details
His mother runs a home daycare in San Martin, California. He lives at the San Martin home that hosts a daycare business run by his mother. Aside from San Martin, he has lived in other parts of California including Morgan Hill, Gilroy, San Jose and Hollister.