Courtesy of the Romero family and GoFundMe.comJuan Ernesto Romero, dead at 28. ■ By Chris Smith / Advisory Editor A shooting that happened just three days after Christmas has left a 28-year-old Hemet man dead and his family grieving. Juan Ernesto Romero died Dec. 29 in Riverside University Medical Center after being shot in the chest and arm, according to authorities. He was found wounded about 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, in the 100 block of N. Tahquitz Avenue, just north of Florida Avenue near the Circle K gas station. Police responded when witnesses called 911 reporting that someone had fired gunshots nearby. A passerby reportedly drove Romero to Hemet Valley
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