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News Release

Friday, February 3, 2017

Media Relations

Multiple Suspects Arrested in Connection to a Deadly 1993 Fire NA17018jr

WHAT:
Los Angeles Police Department's Robbery Homicide Division will announce the arrest of suspects responsible for the deaths of several children and adults who perished in a fire in 1993.

WHEN:
February 6, 2017
11:30 A.M.

WHERE:
Los Angeles Police Headquarters Facility
Suite 257B (Studio)
100 West 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

WHO:
Chief Charlie Beck, Los Angeles Police Department
Captain William Hays, Commanding Officer, Robbery Homicide Division

WHY:
On May 3, 1993, a fire swept through an apartment complex near downtown Los Angeles killing several people, including 7 children. After an extensive and exhaustive investigation, multiple suspects were identified and arrested.

CONTACT:
For more information, please contact Los Angeles Police Department, Media Relations Division at (213) 486-5910.



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