LAPD SubHeaders 22
newsroom breadcrumb arrow 2000 archives breadcrumb arrow november 2000
 
NEWS ARCHIVES
 
HOME
 
CRIME MAPPING
 
EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION
 
E-POLICING
 
JOIN THE TEAM
 
LAPD BLOG
 
LAPD EQUIPMENT
 
LAPD SPORTS
 
LAPD TV
 
NEWSROOM
 
OUR COMMUNITIES
 
POLICE COMMISSION
 
REPORT A CRIME
 
SOLVE A CRIME
 
SPECIAL ASSISTANT FOR CONSTITUTIONAL POLICING
 
SUPPORT LAPD
 
TRAFFIC
 
INSIDE THE LAPD
 
GET INFORMED
 
Alarm School
 
Contact Us
 
Crime Mapping and COMPSTAT
 
Crime Prevention
 
Domestic Violence
 
FAQs
 
For Your Family
 
Gang Injunctions
 
I Want to Know
 
LAPD General Fund Contracts
 
LAPD Adult Missing Persons Unit
 
Most Wanted
 
Read the Beat Magazine
 
Social Media
 
Sworn and Civilian Report
 
Trademark
 
Year in Review
 
Youth Programs
FILE A
COMMENDATION
OR COMPLAINT

translation logo: globe with lapd badge
 

Disclaimer:
The LAPDonline.org® website has made reasonable efforts to provide an accurate translation. However, no automated or computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace human or traditional translation methods. The official text is the English version of the LAPDonline.org® website. If any questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information presented by the translated version of the website, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.

 

News Release
Wednesday, November 1, 2000
Media Relations
   
   
Identity Theft Suspect Being Sought

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Wednesday, November 1, 2000



"Identity Theft Suspect Being Sought"

Los Angeles - The Los Angeles Police Department's Financial Crimes Division will be conducting a press conference on Thursday, November 2, 2000 at 3:00 p.m. The press conference will take place in front of Parker Center, 150 North Los Angeles Street in Los Angeles, to request the public's assistance in locating an identity theft suspect.

The suspect, Sung Soon Kim, a 40 year old male Korean, 5-6, 160 lbs., utilizing the alias of June Young Kim, victimized several clothing businesses with account close and non-sufficient fund checks. The suspect caused a loss of over $75,000.00 to these companies.

The suspect utilized the alias of Kyoung Ok Kim and attempted to lease an automobile by completing a false credit application. When the suspect was arrested, he utilized the name of an identity theft victim, Tae Woo Kil, and posted bail before his true identity could be discovered.

Additionally, the suspect has an outstanding felony warrant for his arrest for Burglary and a misdemeanor warrant for driving under the influence.

The photograph of the suspect will be available for viewing during the press conference.

Anyone with information regarding this suspect may call Detective Robert Robinson, Financial Crimes Division, at 213-485-4131 or Detective Headquarters Division, at 213-485-3261.

This media advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section 213-485-3586.




For Release 4:00 pm PST
November 1, 2000



     
 Follow @LAPDHQ  LAPD on Facebook
 Follow @lapolicefdtn
 
contact us  /  terms & conditions  /  los angeles police foundation
 
+ Powered By Radar Blue | © 2014 City of Los Angeles
 
Los Angeles Police Foundation Los Angeles Police Foundation