Wednesday, April 6, 2011
$50,000 Reward Offered Identity of Decomposed Woman Found Dead in Recycle Yard NA11076pvWHAT:
Announce reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the death of an unidentified woman, whose remains were found among garbage at a downtown recycle center.
Thursday, April 7, 2011 9 a.m.
L. A. Recycling Center
1000 N. Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Capt. Todd Chamberlain, Central Police Station
Lt. Paul Vernon, Central Detective Division
Captain Ed Winter, Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office
Detective Thayer Lake
On September 10, 2010, the LAPD Central Homicide Unit announced a decomposed body discovered in Downtown recycling center of a woman. There is a reward being offered to identify the decomposed woman. Detectives will have a composite sketch of the woman’s likeness, based upon forensic analysis, photos of a ring worn by the dead woman. Detectives will have the ring on display. Also information on the woman’s dental work that may lead to her identity.
Media trucks may park on Main Street, along the east curb; or double-park on College Street, east of the second gate opening to the recycle center, next to the employees’ cars parked along the fence.
For more information, please contact the LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.