Case #: 95-11856

Date occurred: 07/04/1995

Location of crime: 12031 Brookhurst Street

Victim: Bill Wayne Martin

Case Synopsis: Martin was working security at a fireworks stand at 12031 Brookhurst Street. Earlier in the evening Martin contacted a patrol officer and asked him to periodically check on him. There had been thefts at the fireworks stand in the past. The officer checked on Martin and found him lying on the ground next to the fireworks stand in a pool of blood. An autopsy was performed and determined Martin died of a stab wound.

The Garden Grove Police Department is seeking information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect(s) responsible for this murder. If you have information that could assist with this investigation or any other unsolved case, you can call the Garden Grove Police Department at (714) 741-5704 or Investigator Terra Ramirez at (714) 741-5800 or email terral@ci.garden-grove.ca.us.