“Here in LA is where he met his wife and started a family. He is a son, a father, a brother, a good friend and a hard worker,” the GoFundMe page stated. “Steven had a loving heart and cared for everyone and always made sure that his family was safe.”
The LAPD is currently searching for four suspects.
This past week, a Korean storeowner in the Fashion District chased after teenagers who he caught shoplifting. He was stabbed to death and killed. The suspects were caught in that case. Reyes’ death is only adding to a growing list of Asian-Americans murdered for defending their property.