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2 Arrests Made In Murder Of South LA Taco Vendor

Police say Alvaro Mata-Rico of Bell Gardens was working at his stand on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue when he was killed shortly after 11 p.m. Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2015

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South LA Community Grieves Popular Street Vendor Fatally Shot At Taco Stand

Police say 30-year-old Alvaro Mata-Rico, of Bell Gardens, was killed on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue just after 11 p.m. Friday — about 15 minutes before another taco vendor was shot at about a mile away.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/22/2015

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Popular Street Vendor Gunned Down At South LA Taco Stand

Police say 30-year-old Alvaro Mata-Rico, of Bell Gardens, was killed on East 51st Street and McKinley Avenue just after 11 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/20/2015

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City Officials Eye Plan To Legalize LA Street Vendors

A committee gathered Tuesday to consider a proposal that would allow street vendors to sell food and wares in Los Angeles.

12/02/2014

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LA County Mulls Background Checks For Ice Cream Vendors

Officials with Los Angeles County are considering a plan to require ice cream vendors to undergo fingerprinting and background checks.

05/07/2014

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LA Vendor Indicted For Allegedly Selling Lead-Tainted Counterfeit Handbags

Leticia Nunez, 38, is accused of selling counterfeit designer handbags, jewelry and other accessories that may have contained hazardous amounts of lead.

04/27/2012