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News Release

Monday, May 17, 2004

Media Relations

Juvenile Arrested In Death of 10 year-Old Boy

"Juvenile Arrested In Death of 10 Year-Old Boy"


Los Angeles- On Saturday, May 15, 2004, at about 3:00 p.m., 10 year-old Bryan Lockley was found shot to death in the 600 block of West 73rd Street.

On Sunday, May 16, 2004, in the evening hours, 77th Area Detectives served a search warrant in an apartment complex in the 7300 block of South Hoover Street in Los Angeles. During the investigation, evidence was obtained which led to the arrest of a 14 year-old juvenile who had been hiding within the apartment complex.

The subject was booked for 602 WIC, 187 PC, Murder. The weapon remains outstanding.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call 77th Area Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383. During off-hours and on weekends, please call the toll free 24-Hour number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

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