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News Release

Monday, May 13, 2013

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Employee Shot and Killed During Wireless Store Robbery NR13161SF

Los Angeles: On Friday, May 10, 2013, around 1:00 p.m., employees of a wireless store, located in the 15200 block of Saticoy Street arrived to work, but were unable to enter the wireless store.  Family members of the manager and the police were called and arrived to the business at the same time.  Officers from Van Nuys Division forced entry into the location and found 33-year-old Kenny Jermaine Fulks in the rear office of the business dead from a gunshot wound.  Detectives determined that the victim was last seen around midnight on May 9th.

Detectives are currently reviewing security footage from neighboring businesses and are processing physical evidence from the scene.  It appears that Victim Fulks was killed during a robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Van Nuys Homicide Detectives at (818) 374-0040. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.