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News Release

Tuesday, May 4, 2004

Media Relations

Woman Fights Off Assailants

 

Los Angeles: On May 4, 2004, at about 11:30 p.m., a woman left work and was waiting for a bus at the corner of Van Nuys Boulevard and San Fernando Road. While she was waiting for the bus, two male Hispanics approached her in a brown, 4-door Toyota Camry. One suspect got out of the car, grabbed the victim by the arm, and dragged her into the car. The suspects threatened the victim and attempted to remove her clothes. The victim fought off the suspects inside the car and was able to get out to call the police.

The suspects have not been identified and are still at large.

Suspect #1

Male, Hispanic, 135 pounds, 19-20 years, shaved head, plaid long sleeve shirt