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Friday, September 20, 2013

Media Relations

Armed Prohibited Persons Arrested by LAPD Task Force NA13160dm

WHAT:
News conference to announce weapons and ammunition seizure

WHEN:
Friday, September 20, 2013 2:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Los Angeles Police Department
Public Administration Building
Media Relations Section Studio
100 W. 1st Street, Room 257-B
Los Angeles, CA 90012
 
WHO:
LAPD Deputy Chief Kirk Albanese, Commanding Officer Detective Bureau
LAPD Captain Anne Clark, Commander Officer Gang and Narcotics Division
LAPD Lieutenant Michael Oppelt, OIC Gang and Narcotics Gun Unit
LAPD Gang and Narcotics Detectives

WHY:
To announce seizure of weapons and ammunition during early morning search warrants on  September 19th, 2013.  Seven suspects were apprehended.  Additionally, fifteen long guns, including five assault weapons, four handguns, forty-five high capacity magazines, and in excess of 2500 pounds of  ammunition, were confiscated from within the confines of the respective residences.

All of the guns confiscated will be on display.
 
CONTACT:
For additional information, contact LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.

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