(L.A.) Jave Garanganao, 41, Died on a Sidewalk 🔫

Case Number: 2022-13554

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 41-year-old male that occurred on a sidewalk.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Jave Garanganao.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound of Chest

Jave Rex (JR) Garanganao was a security guard who was fatally shot at a private student housing complex near USC. He was attempting to escort a trespasser off property grounds.

The shooting took place just before 12:47 a.m. Wednesday at the Lorenzo complex at 23rd and Flower streets, about a half-mile from the main USC campus.

The weapon used was a handgun fired multiple times. The suspected assailant is 31-year-old Alexander Crawford (DOB: 5/19/1991), now booked for murder.

RIP JAVE GARANGANAO (April 24, 1981 – December 28, 2022)

This is a Filipino name. The SBA has it down as Hispanic / Latino.

Jave Espinosa of La Carlota City in the province of Negros Occidental, Philippines.

Friend of Eugene Segura who died from wounds suffered in a vehicular collision in late August.

GoFundMe: gofundme.com/f/jcqa2v-jrs-family

A report by the government’s coroner-investigator and medical examiner on this case may be purchased from L.A. County for 67 dollars.

Jave Garanganao coroner's death certificate