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News Release

Wednesday, June 7, 2000

Media Relations

Victim Shot to Death in his Home

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Tuesday, June 6, 2000



"Victim Shot to Death in His home"

Los Angeles - On Tuesday evening, June 6, 2000, at approximately 5:30 p.m., the victim, Homer Caper, a 57-year-old male African-American, was discovered shot to death in his residence which is located at 8320 South Wadsworth Avenue, Los Angeles.

The motive is unknown and suspect(s) and weapon remain outstanding.

77th Street Homicide Detectives Armando Bernal and Robert Solorza are conducting the investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is requested to call 77th Street Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383 or 77th Street Watch Commander at 213-485-2389.

Prepared by Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section 213-485-3586.




For Release 11:00 am PDT
June 7, 2000