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News Release

Monday, March 3, 2003

Media Relations

Dead Body Found In Vehicle

 

Los Angeles: On Sunday, March 2, 2003, at approximately 12:03 a.m., Foothill Area patrol officers responded to a "Shots Fired" radio call in the 1200 block of Osborne Street. Upon arrival, the officers discovered the victim in a maroon Chevrolet Suburban. The victim had been shot numerous times in the upper torso. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died as a result of his wounds. The victim is a 32 year-old, male Black. His name is being withheld until his relatives are notified.

The suspect(s) identity are unknown and the motive for the shooting has not been determined.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Foothill Homicide Detectives at 818-834-3115. On weekends and during off-hours, please call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Lucy Diaz, Media Relations, 213-485-3586.