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News Release

Tuesday, May 8, 2001

Media Relations

Robbery/Vehicle Theft

 

Los Angeles - On Monday, May 7, 2001 at approximately 10:30 a.m., a 56 year old female Korean was managing her business located in the 4300 Block of West 8th Street. A male Black approximately 25 years old entered the store, brandished a knife and demanded money. The suspect retrieved money and the victim's vehicle keys. The suspect then fled in the victim's car. The victim was not injured.

The victim's vehicle was a 1996 Ford Windstar Minivan, white, license plate number 3SGA412.

Anyone with information about this incident can contact Wilshire Division Robbery Detectives Parshall and Telis at 213-473-0446.

This press release was prepared by Officer La Donna Cissell, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.