Posted Nov. 23, 2015
Antonio Aguilar, a 33-year-old Latino, was killed Sunday, Nov. 22, after he was shot in Ruben F. Salazar Park in the 3860 block of Whittier Boulevard in East Los Angeles, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Aguilar, of Palmdale, and his brother, Juan Aguilar, 28, of East Los Angeles, were in the park about 11 a.m., standing between the basketball courts and tennis courts, when they were approached by three people, a heavyset adult Latino, a heavyset adult Latina and a Latino teenager, said Los Angeles County Sheriff's Lt. Eddie Hernandez.
The three engaged the brothers "in what's being described as a casual conversation — brief, with no yelling ," Hernandez said, "when the adult male produces a handgun and fires multiple times at both victims."
Antonio Aguilar was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:31 a.m., according to coroner's records ...
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