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News Release

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

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Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Van Nuys Area detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect(s) responsible for the murder of Javier Indalecio.

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015 officers from the Van Nuys Area responded to a call of a man down in the 14000 block of Gilmore Street. When the officers arrived, they found Mr. Javier Indalecio inside the carport belonging to his residence. Mr. Indalecio had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and pronounced Mr. Indalecio dead at the scene.

The motive for the shooting is still under investigation and the murder weapon is still outstanding.

Anyone with information is urged to contact LAPD Van Nuys homicide detectives at (818) 374-0040. During non- business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips."


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