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Wednesday, April 26, 2000

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Man Arrested For Killing His Wife

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Tuesday, April 25, 2000



"Man Arrested for Killing his Wife"

Los Angeles - On Tuesday, April 25, 2000, at approximately 5:30 am, 77th Street Patrol Officers responded to a shooting call in the 100 block of South Manhattan Pl. Officer's investigation revealed the suspect, 25 year old Tramel Jaraun Thomas, fatally shot his wife, 22 year old Hosan Tazare Thomas.

Tramel Jaraun Thomas was taken into custody without incident and booked for 187 PC (Murder).

77th Street Homicide Detectives are conducting the investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is requested to call 77th Street Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383 or the 77th Street Watch Commander at
213-485-2389.




For Release 2:00 pm PST
April 26, 2000