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Murdered Arcadia Store Owner Mourned


ARCADIA —Saleh Ahmed owner of the Fiesta Food Mart in Arcadia was shot and killed last Friday while working in his  store. The store is located at 531 W. Magnolia St., Arcadia.

Locals have been placing flowers and sentiments outside the food mart for this beloved shop owner. A candlelight vigil is set for  May 28 at 8 p.m.

The murder is currently under investigation by local authorities.

If you have any information about the shooting, anonymous tips can be given by calling the Arcadia Police Department at 863-494-2222 or online at