UPDATE: Local Food Truck Owner Shot and Killed During Attempted Robbery
UPDATE: During the press conference today regarding the shooting death of 53-year-old taco truck owner Lorenzo Juan Vasquez, police revealed new details about the case.
Photo from Google Maps Lorenzo Juan Vasquez was shot and killed outside of this gas station in north Houston on October 12.
Police confirmed that the suspects attempted to rob the taco truck but did not get away with any money or other items.
In an effort to prevent this sort of incident from happening again, Sheriff Adrian Garcia announced the creation of the Harris County Sheriff's Office Mobile Food Vendors on Patrol Program, which encourages food truck workers to be vigilant and serve as the "eyes and ears" of the police on the streets of Houston.
Police also released composite sketches of the two suspects, pictured below.
Images from the Harris County Sheriff's Office If you see either of these two men, please notify the police.
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