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News Release

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered for 2007 Murder

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Tuesday April 29, 2008
4:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Pacific Area Community Police Station
12312 Culver Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90066

WHO:
Councilmember Bill Rosendahl, Council District 11
Deputy Chief Terry Hara, Commanding Officer Operations-West Bureau
Captain Joseph Hiltner, Commanding Officer Pacific Area
Victim’s Family Members, including the victim’s three-month-old daughter

WHY:
Councilmember Rosendahl will announce a $50,000, reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) involved in the murder of 33-year-old, Armando Mariscal.

On October 14, 2007, around 4:40 p.m., Armando Mariscal and friends left a neighborhood bar and were driving southbound on Lincoln Boulevard. While stopped at Maxella Avenue, the suspect(s) driving a white utility van, possibly a GMC, stopped adjacent to victim’s vehicle and fired several rounds. Mr. Mariscal was struck and killed by the gunfire.

For additional information, please call Detectives Reynolds or DePasquale, Pacific Area Homicide Unit, at 310-482-6313, or 310-482-6370.