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News Release

Thursday, May 8, 2003

Media Relations

Shooting Ends in Death

 

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's 77th Street Area Homicide Detectives are investigating the murder of 27 year-old Norman Antonio Moore Jr.

On May 7, 2003 at approximately 11:56 p.m., Moore was standing on the sidewalk in front of a payphone in the 5800 block of South Western Avenue when he was approached by unknown suspect(s) who shot him multiple times. Officers arrived at scene and found Moore dead.

The motive is unknown and the suspect (s) and weapon remain outstanding.

Anyone with information regarding this case is requested to contact the 77th Street Area Homicide Detectives, at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, please call the 24-hour toll free number at, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Adriana N. Sanchez, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.