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News Release

Friday, August 29, 2008

Media Relations

Murder of Bank Security Guard

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspects responsible for the murder of a bank security guard.

On Thursday, August 28, 2008, at around 10:00 a.m., Isaias Quinones, 40, and a resident of Maywood, California was working as a private security guard.  Mr. Quinones was posted in the parking lot of the Bank of America, located in the 2900 block of South Crenshaw Boulevard.  Two male suspects approached the victim and within moments, one of the suspects fired a handgun that struck the victim in the chest.  

Mr. Quinones was transported to a local hospital where he died a short time later.

The suspects were described as two male Blacks with no further information.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Robbery-Homicide Detectives Michael Oppelt or Ismael Aldaz at 213-485-2531.  On weekends and during off-hours, calls may be directed to the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (520-3855).