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News Release

Monday, April 12, 1999

Media Relations

Foothill Schedules Press Conference

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Monday, April 12, 1999


A press conference has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, 1999, 10:00 AM, at Foothill Community Police Station, 12760 Osborne Street, Pacoima. Captain Kenneth Garner, Commanding Officer, Foothill Support Section, Lieutenant Rick Papke, Officer-in-Charge, Foothill Detective Division, Foothill Homicide Detectives will be present to relate information on the March 24, 1999 murder of Lisa Kerr and information regarding the suspect.

On March 24, 1999, the Los Angeles City Fire Department responded to an automobile fire on the Roscoe Street exit of the southbound 170 freeway. Further investigation revealed the body of a female inside the vehicle.

The death of Lisa Kerr, resident of Van Nuys, is being investigated by Foothill Detectives as a homicide. A murder warrant has been issued for Donald Lewis Brooks, the victim's estranged boyfriend. Detectives are seeking the public's help in locating Brooks. Detectives will provide the news media the circumstances surrounding the case.

If you have any information, please contact Detective Lindy Gligorijevic, Foothill Homicide at 818-834-3115.


For Release 11:30 am PDT
April 12, 1999