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News Release

Monday, March 14, 2005

Media Relations

25- Year-Old Man Shot to Death

"25-Year-Old Man Shot to Death"


Los Angeles: LAPD Detectives are asking for the public's help in solving the murder of a 25-year-old Hispanic man, who was killed on Sunday night, March 13, 2005, in Boyle Heights.

The victim stopped his white GMC Safari Van in the 3000 block of Glenn Avenue to talk with two other men, who were driving a black car. During the conversation one of the men from the black car fired several shots at the victim, striking him multiple times.

The victim died at the scene. His identity is being withheld pending notification of his family.

Anyone with information is asked to call Hollenbeck Homicide Detectives Ricard or Preciado at 323-526-3680. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

This news release was prepared by the Los Angeles Police Department's Media Relations Section. For questions please call 213-485-3586.