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News Release Thursday, December 21, 2006
Family Pleads for Suspects to Come Forward
News Conference to ask the public’s help in locating suspects involved in a gang-related shooting that resulted in a 9-year-old girl being shot in the head last night.
December 21, 2006
Rampart Detective Division
303 S. Union Avenue
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Councilman Ed Reyes
Assistant Chief Jim McDonnell
Family of injured victim
Captain Jose Perez
The 9-year-old girl was shot after gang members confronted each other across the street from the girl’s home, last night, around 8:30 PM.
Photos of the victim and wanted suspects will be displayed.
The victim remains hospitalized in critical condition.
The victim’s family originated from Thailand, but the father speaks English.