The LAPDonline.org® website has made reasonable efforts to provide an accurate translation. However, no automated or computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace human or traditional translation methods. The official text is the English version of the LAPDonline.org® website. If any questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information presented by the translated version of the website, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.
News Release Monday, October 22, 2012
Detectives are Looking for a Murder Suspect NR12485cj
Los Angeles: LAPD Harbor Area Homicide Detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing information on the murder of 18-year-old Anthony Mathew Hyman.
On October 22, 2012, around 8:10 a.m., LAPD Harbor Area patrol officers responded to a shooting call in the 1300 block of East Cruces Street. When the officers arrived they found Hyman in a car unresponsive. LAFD Rescue personnel responded and pronounced Hyman dead.
Investigators believe Hyman was in his car in the alley when unknown suspect(s) approached him and shot him multiple times. The suspect(s) then ran away from the scene. There is no suspect information at this time.
Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Harbor Area Homicide Detectives Patricia Batts or David Alvarez at 310-726-7889, or 310-726-7879. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips.”