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News Release

Monday, August 5, 2002

Media Relations

LAPD Seeks Clues In Stabbing Death of Korean Businessman

"LAPD Seeks Clues In Stabbing Death of Korean Businessman"

 

Los Angeles: Wilshire Homicide Detectives are investigating the stabbing death of Du Hwan Hwang, a 57 year-old male Korean. The incident occurred on August 3, 2002, at approximately 9:50 a.m., at the rear of 955 South Western Avenue. The victim was found in his office at the rear of this address.

At this time, no motive has been established and detectives have no suspect information.

Anyone with information is asked to notify the Wilshire Homicide Unit at 213-473-0405 or 473-0296. On weekends and during off-hours, call the toll free number at the Department’s Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

This press release was prepared by Officer Don Cox, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.