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News Release

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

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Woman on Porch Shot and Killed

Los Angeles: A 20-year-old woman was shot and killed Tuesday night as she sat on her front porch in the West Adams area of South Los Angeles.

On January 23, 2007, at approximately 9:30 P.M., Britney McIntosh was shot while sitting on the front porch of her house in the 3000 block of South Palm Grove Avenue.

Investigators believe a suspect walked up to the residence and fired multiple rounds at
Ms. McIntosh before running from the scene. She was transported to a local hospital and died a short time later.

Police have no suspect information and no known motive for the crime.

Anyone with information is requested to call Southwest Homicide Detective Y. Mun or C. Richardson at 213-485-2418. On weekends or during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855). Callers may remain anonymous.