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Tuesday, July 27, 1999

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Victim Dies from Gunshot Wound

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Tuesday, July 27, 1999

On Monday, July 26,1999 at approximately 10:00 p.m., victim Dietrich D. Jackson, male, Black,23 years of age, was shot by unidentified suspect(s) in the area of 38th Place and LaSalle Avenue. The motive why this shooting occurred has not been established. Jackson was transported by ambulance to USC Medical Center for medical treatment. Jackson failed to respond to treatment and was pronounced at the hospital.

Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact Detectives P. Razanskas and S. Masterson, South Bureau Homicide at 213-847-1310.



For Release 12:45 pm PDT
July 27, 1999