LAPD SubHeaders 26
newsroom 2001 archives november 2001
 
NEWS ARCHIVES
 
HOME
spacer
 
CRIME MAPPING
 
EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION
 
E-POLICING
 
JOIN THE TEAM
spacer
 
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
spacer spacer
 
INSIDE THE LAPD
LAPD2
 
 
spacer spacer
 
GET INFORMED
spacer spacer
 
Alarm School
spacer spacer
 
Contact Us
spacer spacer
 
Crime Mapping and COMPSTAT
spacer spacer
 
Crime Prevention
spacer spacer
 
Domestic Violence
spacer spacer
 
FAQs
spacer spacer
 
For Your Family
spacer spacer
 
Gang Injunctions
spacer spacer
 
I Want to Know
spacer spacer
 
LAPD General Fund Contracts
spacer spacer
 
LAPD Adult Missing Persons Unit
spacer spacer
 
Most Wanted
spacer spacer
 
Read the Beat Magazine
spacer spacer
 
Social Media
spacer spacer
 
Sworn and Civilian Report
spacer spacer
 
Trademark
spacer spacer
 
Year in Review
spacer spacer
 
Youth Programs

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
Tuesday, November 27, 2001
Media Relations
   
   
Homicide Detectives Investigate Shooting Death of a 16-Month-Old Baby

"Homicide Detectives Investigate Shooting Death of a 16-Month Old Baby"

 

Boyle Heights: On Monday, November 26, 2001, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Hollenbeck Patrol Officers responded to an "Ambulance ADW, Shots Fired" radio call in the 3000 block of east 6th Street. Victim #1 a sixteen month-old baby boy was secured in a car seat, in the back seat area of his aunt’s (Victim #2) vehicle. Victim #2 (the child's aunt) was seated in the front driver’s seat of the vehicle and Victim #3, (the mother of the 16 month-old boy) was seated in the right front passenger seat. An unknown suspect approached their vehicle from the rear and fired multiple rounds into the vehicle. The child sustained a single gunshot wound to the back of the head. The child's aunt sustained a single gunshot wound to the upper back area and the child's mother sustained a graze wound to the upper left shoulder area. The suspect then fled the scene westbound on 6th Street and continued northbound on Euclid Street.

The suspect was described as a male, Hispanic, approximately 18-years old. No further descriptions available at this time.

The 16 month-old was transported to USC Medical Center where he succumbed to his injury. Victims 2 and 3 were also transported to USC Medical Center where they are listed in stable condition.

The suspect's actions appear to be gang related, and the weapon has been described as an unknown semi-automatic handgun.

Hollenbeck Homicide Detectives are conducting the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Hollenbeck Homicide Detectives at 323-526-3000.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Grace Brady, Media Relations Section 213-485-3586.



     
 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