The owner of La Vaquita, Bolivar Rodriguez sustained major brain damage after a gunman opened fire on customers in his bodega Saturday Dec 12. He is fighting for his life right now at Southside hospital in Bayshore New York. Bolivar came from the Dominican Republic in 1977 and is the middle child of 11 children and a father of 3. He never took a day off or any vacation. He is very loved by everyone in the community. Running La Vaquita for 27 years now, working hard and taking pride in serving the community everyday.