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News Release

Monday, April 18, 2005

Media Relations

77th Street Homicide Detectives Investigate Stabbing Incident

 

Los Angeles: On April 16, 2005 at approximately 12:00 p.m., 77th Street officers discovered the body of Earle Jerome Hurley, a 55-year-old man, who had been stabbed inside his bedroom in the 7600 block of La Salle Avenue.

Neighbors of the victim contacted police when they had not seen Hurley for several days.

There is no suspect information and the motive is unknown. The suspect(s) and weapon remain outstanding.

Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact 77th Street Homicide Division at 213-485-1383, or after hours, Detective Headquarters Division at 213-978-6500.