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Serafin Lopez (pictured) and Richard Howland (photo unavailable)

Case # 23769-D
Homicide of Serafin Lopez, W/M/73, and Richard Howland, W/M/52

Occurred: Friday, January 21, 1983, at approximately 6 a.m., at La Caridad Del Cobra Grocery Store, 10130 N.W. 27 Avenue

Narrative: The two victims were about to open the grocery store for the day. Victim Lopez was carrying a large amount of money in a brown bank bag. Witnesses observed two black males approach the victims and shoot them. The subjects took the money and fled south from the scene. A vehicle was heard leaving at a high rate of speed.

Anyone with information concerning this crime is requested to call Crime Stoppers at
305-471-8477, or send an email to Homicide Bureau.

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