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News Release

Saturday, December 7, 2002

Media Relations

Two Men Shot and Killed in Car




Los Angeles: On Friday, December 6, 2002, at approximately 2:00 a.m., a shooting occurred while two victims, 27 year-old Elijah Chislon and 26 year-old Damon Daniels, were driving together in the area of 29th Street and Crenshaw Boulevard. Both victims were fatally shot by unknown suspect(s).


Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and pronounced the victims dead at the scene.


The motive for the shooting is unknown. The suspect(s) have not been identified.


Southwest Homicide Detectives assumed responsibility for the investigation. Anyone with information that may assist in this investigation is urged to contact Southwest Area Homicide Detectives at 213-485-2417. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 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 Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.