Robert D Guillory: Accused Of Being A Gang Member, Shot Dead

Robert D Guillory

Robert Demond Guillory is a young man who was killed at the age of 25 years near Stocker Street and Crenshaw Boulevard. He was shot by unknown gunmen after he was accused of being a gang member. Robert was pursuing his dreams in the entertainment industry when he died. Read on to find out what happened to 25- year-old, Robert D Guillory.

Robert D Guillory: Bio Summary

NameRobert D Guillory
Date of birthApril 10, 1976
Place of birth Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California United States
Age of death 25 years old
Date of death February 16, 2002
OccupationProduction Assistant

Who Is Robert D Guillory & What Happened To Him?

Robert D Guillory was welcomed into the world on April 10, 1976. He was born in Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California United States to his parents. His parents’ names and occupations are not available at the moment. We have no data about his siblings as well. He was a 1994 graduate of Dorsey High School and received a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State.

Robert Demond Guillory was a production assistant who worked on the sitcom, My Wife and Kids. He is also a former Dorsey High School athlete. At the age of 25 years, Robert Demond Guillory died a tragic death after he was shot. He was shot dead on February 16th, 2002. Per reports, Robert was driving independently at around 3:30 in the afternoon.

In an attempt to make a left turn he waited. A gang member driving a silver four-door Honda mistook Robert Demond Guillory for a rival gang member and shot him near Stocker Street and Crenshaw Boulevard. Robert passed away later at a hospital. The Police and relatives said he was not a gang member.

The gunman, a woman, and another man fled the scene near the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza mall in a 1995 or 1996 silver four-door Honda, said LAPD Southwest Division Capt. Morris Smith. A few days after Robert was killed, a vigil sparked.

According to sources, there were about 100 people including family, friends, and activists at Leimert Park asking the community for assistance in identifying Robert’s killer. “Three-thirty in the afternoon,” said an incredulous Khalid Shah, executive director of Stop the Violence. “We know somebody saw this.”

Karim Abdul-Jabbar, a Miami Dolphins running back who played football with Guillory at Dorsey High, said: “What hurt me so much is not the death but the senselessness and ignorance of the death.”

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According to Robert Demond Guillory’s family, after he graduated from Dorsey in 1994, he earned his bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University. At the time of his death, he was working on the show “My Wife and Kids,” starring actor Damon Wayans. His cousin whose name is Anissa Brown said that Robert’s dream was to produce musical scores for movies.

According to Anissa Brown, Robert D Guillory spoke of marrying his girlfriend of three years and having kids. “They would tease each other, ‘If we win the lottery tonight, one of us has to ask the other to marry them’, she added.

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