Robbery/Homicide at Lime Lite Liquor, Hollywood
On Thursday, July 19th, 2007 at about 6:30pm a botched hold up resulted in two liquor store employees being shot - one fatally. This photo of a makeshift memorial was taken the night after.
A gunman who killed a Hollywood liquor store clerk and wounded his co-worker during a failed robbery attempt opened fire after one of the victims set off a silent alarm, police said Friday as they released security video of the crime.
Pulod Davlatnazarov, 39, was shot in the head about 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Lime Lite Liquor in the 1600 block of La Brea Avenue, said Lt. Roben De La Torre of the Los Angeles Police Department. The clerk died at the scene.
Vladimir Akkerman, 69, was hospitalized in critical condition with a wound to his abdomen, De La Torre said.