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News Release

Monday, January 4, 2010

Media Relations

Man Found Shot on Sidewalk

Los Angeles:  LAPD detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding the person(s) responsible for the shooting death of 34-year-old Antonio Carlos, a Pacoima resident.

On January 1, 2010 at around 6:45 a.m., officers from the Foothill Division responded to a radio call of an “ADW Ambulance Shooting” in the vicinity of Pierce Street and Haddon Avenue.  When officers arrived they found Antonio Carlos lying on the sidewalk suffering from gunshot wounds.  Carlos was transported to a local hospital where died from his wounds.

The motive is unknown.  There is no suspect information and the weapon is still outstanding.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call LAPD’s Foothill Homicide Detectives at 818-834-3115.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.