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News Release

Wednesday, March 30, 2005

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Innocent Man Shot and Killed on Freeway

"Innocent Man Shot and Killed on Freeway"


Los Angeles: 20 year-old Michael Ryan Livingston was found shot to death in his car on the Harbor Freeway during broad day light.

On Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at about 1:00 PM, Michael Livingston left his residence in the City of Long Beach and was going to a friend's home in Los Angeles. He was driving a silver 1998 Chevy Camaro.

While he was traveling northbound on the Harbor Freeway, between Manchester Avenue and Florence Avenue, unknown suspect(s) shot into Michael's car. Michael was struck several times, lost control of his car and collided into the center divider of the freeway.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics pronounced Michael dead at the scene.

The motive is unknown.

Anyone with information is requested to contact 77th Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).