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News Release
Wednesday, August 8, 2001
Media Relations
   
   
Korean Cab Driver Killer Arrested

 

Oakwood: Pacific Area Homicide Detectives arrested the murderer of Keum Kim, a 59-year-old Korean taxi cab driver. On Wednesday, July 8, 2001, at approximately 1:40 A.M., Kim was stabbed to death while delivering a fare to the 800 block of Brooks Avenue in the Oakwood section of Venice. Kim was robbed and stabbed multiple times by the assailant. On Thursday, August 2, 2001, Pacific Homicide Detectives Bob Vargas and Paul Inabu arrested 21-year-old Antonio Barba, a resident of Santa Monica.

The case was presented to the District Attorney's Office and one count of 187 P.C. (Murder), was filed on Barba by Deputy District Attorney Wendy Moss.

For further information regarding this press release, please contact Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586. This press release was prepared by Officer Hayley Purece, Media Relations Section.



     
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