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News Release

Wednesday, December 22, 1999

Media Relations

Homicide Detectives Investigate the Death of a 21-Year Old Male

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Wednesday, December 22, 1999

West Los Angeles Homicide Detectives are investigating the death of 21-year-old, Andre Jamel Campbell.

The homicide occurred on December 22, 1999, at approximately 1:40 A.M. The victim was possibly shot to death, by unknown suspect(s), while riding in a vehicle in the 9100 block of Pico Boulevard. Subsequent to the shooting, the vehicle that the victims were in crashed and became lodged between a utility pole and a building. There were three other occupants in the vehicle who suffered serious to minor injuries as a result of the collision and they were transported to a local hospital for medical treatment.

West Los Angeles Detectives believe the shooting is gang related and are investigating several leads associated with this case.

All inquiries should be directed to the Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.



For Release 1:10 pm PST
December 22, 1999