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News Release

Monday, December 2, 2002

Media Relations

Stabbing Death of a Female

 

Los Angeles: Wilshire Area Homicide Detectives are investigating the stabbing death of Lorella Lepper, a 32 year-old female Caucasian, which occurred between November 26, 2002, at 8:00 p.m., and November 27, 2002 at 11:00 a.m.

 

On November 29, 2002, at approximately 2:15 p.m., uniformed officers from Wilshire Patrol Division responded to a call at 1040 South La Cienega Boulevard, where they were directed to the body of the deceased. The deceased had been discovered by the apartment manager.

 

The motive is unknown and there is no suspect description.

 

Anyone with information pertinent to this case is requested to contact the Wilshire Homicide Unit, and direct their information to Detective Holroyd or Parshall at 213-473-0405 or 213-473-0444. On weekends and during off-hours, call the Patrol Watch Commander at 213-485-4022.

 

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