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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered in Connection with Murder of Jonathan Val NA11041ne

What:       
A news conference to announce Los Angeles City Councilman Ed Reyes sponsorship of a  reward in connection with the killing of 17-year-old high school student.  The victim was gunned down for no apparent reason on the afternoon of April 28, 2010.  
        
When:      
Thursday, March 3, 2011  2 p.m.

Where:      
390 N. Avenue 57 (scene of incident)
Highland Park

Who:  
District 1 Los Angeles City Councilman Ed Reyes
LAPD Northeast Area Captain Bill Murphy
LAPD Northeast Detective Office in Charge Lt. Steve Flores
LAPD Northeast Detectives
Victim’s mother and sister
        
Why:         
To offer an incentive to the community in the hope that someone has information about the tragic killing and will come forward to the police.