(L.A.) Alexander Larios, 20, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2024-09438

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 20-year-old Latino male that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Alexander Antonio Aguilar Larios.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound to the Back

RIP ALEXANDER ANTONIO AGUILAR LARIOS (December 16, 2003 – June 11, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 9:18 p.m.

The decedent was shot by LAPD in the Pacoima area.

Reps of the Foothill Division Gang Enforcement Detail were conducting a traffic stop on a black BMW sedan near Carl Street and Carl Place at around 8:50 p.m when the front passenger got out of the BMW and ran towards a nearby housing complex.

At some point during the chase, officers opened fire on Larios. He reportedly had a handgun on him.

The shooter has been identified as Foothill Area’s Police Officer III Daniel Ramirez, Serial No. 40184.

Daniel Ramirez Foothill Division Gang

In the year 2022, Ramirez received more than $190,000 in taxpayer money for regular pay, overtime pay, and health and retirement benefits.

A similar high-profile case happened in June 2020 when 19-year-old Andres Guardado Pineda was fatally shot in the back by a sheriff’s deputy.