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News Release

Monday, July 13, 2009

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Gang Member Wanted for Murder NR09337rh

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is seeking the public's help in searching for Daniels, Brandon who shot a security guard on October 1, 2008, in Wilshire.

Detectives were able to determine that four Rollin-30s gang members attempted to rob a marijuana clinic in Wilshire Area.  The attempted robbery turned into a murder when the victim, the security guard, intervened and the suspects shot him to death.  Two of the suspects were immediately arrested and two guns were recovered.  However, Daniels and another suspect known only as "Trey" escaped and are at large.

One of the suspects has been identified as Daniels Brandon, AKA: Stanton Brandon, Harlem Rollin 30s Crips, known as “Bronx” with a fake moniker of “Trey”.  A 27-year-old, Male, Black, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 195 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes.  Daniels Brandon should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact Wilshire Homicide Detective John Shafia at 213-473-0446.  During off-hours, calls may be directed to a 24-hour, toll-free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (527-3247).  Callers may also text "Crimes" with a cell phone or log on to and click on Web tips.  When using a cell phone, all messages should begin with "LAPD."  Tipsters may remain anonymous.