Surveillance video shows suspects in fatal Phoenix shooting; reward offered


by Jennifer Thomas

Posted on July 16, 2013 at 12:34 PM

Updated Thursday, Jul 18 at 4:37 PM

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PHOENIX -- Police have released surveillance video of two people suspected of being involved in a fatal shooting in west Phoenix.

At approximately 12:30 a.m. on June 17, Brent Stasilli, 34, rode his bicycle to a Circle K at 75th Avenue and Thomas Road where he was contacted by a man and a woman outside the store.

Police said the suspects then drove to the area of Stasilli's home near 71st Avenue and Earll Drive. The victim talked with the suspects outside their car and the two men got into an argument.

Stasilli ran toward his house and the male suspect got out of the car. Police said the suspect chased Stasilli then shot him. The suspect then got back into the vehicle and fled the scene.

Stasilli died from his injuries.

The suspect vehicle is described as possibly a 2007 blue Chevrolet Impala with dark tinted windows.

Police have released store surveillance video and are asking for the public's help identifying the man and woman.

The male suspect is described as white or Hispanic, in his late 20s to mid-30s, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and 250 pounds. He had tattoos on his arms and was wearing green scrubs and a do-rag.

The female suspect is described as white or Hispanic, in her late 20s to mid-30s, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, 130 to 140 pounds with long hair in a ponytail, wearing glasses and purple scrubs.

Anyone with information can contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered.