(L.A.) Mardiros Iskenderian, 56, Committed Suicide After Killing Family Members
Case Number: 2003-00427
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 56-year-old male of “Caucasian” ethnicity that occurred at a residence.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Mardiros Iskenderian.
Manner of Death: Suicide
Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound Of The Head
RIP MARDIROS ISKENDERIAN (January 5, 1947 – January 14, 2003)
This is an Armenian name.
Double-murder suicide involving the family that owns the Zankou Chicken restaurant chain.
Iskenderian killed his sister, Dzovig Marjik, and his mother Margueritte before taking his own life. He was suffering from brain cancer, which reportedly affected his mental faculties.