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News Release

Sunday, March 19, 2006

Media Relations

Man Shot as He Waits in Drive Thru

Los Angeles: Pacific detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding any witnesses who may have seen the shooting of a man at a drive thru window of a local restaurant early Sunday morning.

On March 18, 2006, at about 1:20 a.m., the victim, a John Doe only described as a Black man about 25-years-old, was at the drive thru of Carl’s Jr. Restaurant located in the 5600 block of West Century Boulevard when he was approached by a man. The man shot several rounds hitting the victim. The man entered a waiting car and left the scene.

The victim was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

The suspect is described as a Black male about 5’10 tall, weighing 170 pounds, 16-19 years old and having dreadlocks.

Anyone with information is asked to call Pacific Homicide Detectives at 310-482-6369. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (529-3855).