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News Release

Saturday, July 15, 2006

Media Relations

Man Found Shot in His Car

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public's help for information on the shooting death of 36- year-old Raul De La Barcena, a resident of Los Angeles.

On Friday, July 14, 2006, at approximately 8:45 P.M., Hollenbeck patrol officers responded to an "Ambulance Shooting" radio call at the 5900 block of Monterey Road.

Upon arrival of the officers, they discovered Mr. Barcena lying in his car which was parked on the street. Mr. Barcena had multiple gunshot wounds to his body.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics arrived and pronounced the death of Mr. Barcena.

No suspect(s) nor motive for this crime has been determined.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is requested to contact Hollenbeck Area Homicide Detectives, at 323-526-3009. On weekends, and during off hours, please call the 24-hour toll free number, Detective Information Desk, at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).