Alburn Blake


Age: 60

Florida handyman and maintenance worker who shot and killed 42-year-old fire rescue officer Rafael Vazquez and seriously wounded four other customers inside a local Wendy's fast-food restaurant in West Palm Beach, Florida for unknown reasons, in which authorities believed Vazquez was shot in the back in an apparent random shooting shortly after he had returned to the restaurant to collect a missing promotional toy for his child.

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

Born: September 3, 1947

Died: March 3, 2008

West Palm Beach, Florida