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Family remembers murdered taxi driver

April 19, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police are asking for the public's help in finding the killer of a local taxi cab driver, gunned down while trying to get a fare.Andres Delamadrid, 37, was shot around 8:30 p.m. on Friday in Boyle Heights after picking up a customer near the intersection of N. Chicago and Cesar Chavez.

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He was shot in the torso and later died at the hospital.

Although they have no suspects, police believe the shooting began as a robbery; Delamadrid was found with cash in his hand.

If you have any information on this shooting, you're asked to call LAPD Hollenbeck Division detectives at (323) 526-3009.


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