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News Release

Friday, December 14, 2001

Media Relations

77th Street Detectives Investigate Homicide

"77Th Street Detectives Investigate Homicide "

 

Los Angeles: On Thursday, December 13, 2001, at approximately 11:05 PM., 77th Street officers responded to the 9400 Block of South Hobart Boulevard, for a death investigation. Upon their arrival, they were met by Los Angeles Police City Fire Department Paramedics. The officers were advised that the victim, Guion Pierre Revels, a male, Black, age 18 had been pronounced dead. The preliminary investigation revealed the cause of death to be a gunshot wound.

The motive for the shooting remains unknown. The suspect(s) and weapon also remain outstanding.

Persons with information regarding the matter may contact 77th Street Homicide Division at 213-485-1385. On weekends and during off-hours, call a 24-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 Grace Brady, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.