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Santos Rene Herrera-Cruz
1917 East Osborne Avenue
2nd Degree Murder with a Firearm
Jose Rafael Murillo
11730 Clifton Street #5
On June 26, 2011 at approximately 02:10 a.m. an altercation broke out between the Jose Rafael Murillo and Santos Herrera-Cruz while at the La Raza Bar & Discotec, 4025 W. Waters Ave. in Tampa.
During the argument, a shoving match ensued when Herrera-Cruz pulled a handgun and fired two shots striking the Murillo at least once in the upper body.
Herrera-Cruz then fled the scene and was later arrested at his residence. The victim was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital where he died a short time after he arrived.