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Hector Manuel Barajas

WARNING: This individual is considered armed and dangerous. Do not attempt to apprehend suspect yourself. If seen, contact your local police station ASAP.

  • Wanted For: Murder
  • Sex: M
  • Descent: Hispanic
  • Height: 5' 3
  • Weight: 135
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Date of Birth: 10/17/1983
  • Age: 25*
  • Oddities: Tattoo
  • DR#: 04-0407396
*Age Calculated From Date of Crime


On Thursday, February 26, 2004 at approximately 7:10 p.m., the victims, one driver and two passengers were parked on George Street and Eastlake Avenue in the Lincoln Heights area of Los Angeles. The suspect and his accomplice approached the victims for a possible drug transaction. After a dispute, the suspect’s accomplice fired several gunshots at the victims. One victim was struck in the back of the head and died. The suspect’s accomplice is in custody, however, suspect Barajas is still outstanding.