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News Release

Monday, April 4, 2011

Media Relations

Robbery Homicide Division Detectives Update the Grim Sleeper Case NA11075gb

WHAT:             
News Conference
    
WHEN:             
Tuesday, April 5, 2011  4 p.m.

WHERE:           
LAPD’s Police Administration Building (PAB)
COMPSTAT Room
100 West First Street
Los Angeles, California 90012
    
WHO:                   
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck
LAPD Detective Bureau Deputy Chief David Doan
LAPD Robbery Homicide Division Captain Kevin McClure
LAPD Robbery Homicide Division Detective Dennis Kilcoyne
LAPD Robbery Homicide Division Detectives
                        
WHY:       
On Thursday, July 8, 2010, the LAPD’s Robbery Homicide Division announced the arrest of Lonnie Franklin, suspected of killing at least 10 young women in South Los Angeles, in a series of murders committed between 1985 and 2007.

Detectives will be giving an update to the ongoing investigation and will provide information related to the focus of the investigation against Franklin that includes six missing females, their names, photographs and last known locations, four of which have not been previously released.
                                          
VISUALS:           
Photographs, time frames, pertinent information

CONTACT:         
For more information, please call LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.