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News Release

Monday, January 12, 2004

Media Relations

Detectives Investigate Murder Of A Woman Found In Alley

 

Los Angeles: On Monday, January 12, 2004, at about 6:30 a.m., Newton Division Officers responded to a radio call of a dead body in the rear alley of the 700 block of East 32nd Street. Upon arrival, they discovered the nude body of a female Hispanic in her 20's. The female appeared to be the victim of a homicide. Los Angeles City Fire Department personnel responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

The victim's name is unknown. The motive and the identity of the suspect(s) are also unknown at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to contact Newton Area Detectives, at 323-846-5363. On weekends or during off-hours, contact the 24-hour toll free number at the Detectives Information Desk, at 1-877-LAWFULL, (1-877-529-3855).

This news release was prepared by Public Information Officer Sara Faden, Media Relations Section, at 213-485-3586.