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Monday, January 11, 1999

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South Bureau Homicide Requesting Information on Murder Incident

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Monday, January 11, 1999

On January 1,1999 at approximately 8:00 p.m., the victim, Yolanda Caro, was involved in a physical altercation. During the altercation, Yolanda Caro sustained massive injuries to her head.

On January 3,1999, Yolanda Caro was found unconscious in her residence. Caro was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment.

On January 4,1999 the Yolanda Caro succumbed to her injuries at the hospital. The investigation regarding the death of the decedent is being investigated by by LAPD South Bureau Homicide.

Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact Detectives Sato or Linn, South Bureau Homicide at (213) 237-1310.

For Release 2:50 pm PST
January 11, 1999