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News Release

Saturday, August 9, 2003

Media Relations

Homicide Detectives Investigate Double Murder - UPDATE

"Homicide Detectives Investigate Double Murder - UPDATE"


Los Angeles: On Tuesday morning, August 5, 2003, at about 11:15 a.m., 42 year-old Fabain Albert Alexandria was at the drive up window of a restaurant located in the 1000 block of East Manchester Avenue. Alexandria was accompanied by a 32 year-old female and a 15 year-old male. Two male Black gunmen approached on foot and fired several bullets into the victims’ car. The gunmen then fled the location on foot.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and transported Alexandria and the female victim to a local hospital. Alexandria died from his injuries and the female victim is currently listed in critical condition. The third victim was not injured.

The motive is unknown and the suspects and their weapons remain outstanding.

UPDATE: On Friday, August 8, 2003, at 3:00 p.m., 32 year-old Tracy Alexandria Womack died as a result of her injuries.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the 77th Area Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, call the24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Lucy Diaz, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.