LAPD SubHeaders 06
newsroom breadcrumb arrow 2002 archives breadcrumb arrow november 2002
 
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 20, 2002
Media Relations
   
   
Shooting Occurs Following Argument

"Shooting Occurs Following Argument"

 

Los Angeles: Wilshire Area Homicide Detectives, are investigating the shooting death of Highland Park resident, Carlos Martinez, a 25-year-old male Hispanic, which occurred on Tuesday night, November 19, 2002.

 

Uniformed officers from Wilshire Division responded to a shooting call located at Wilshire Boulevard and Sycamore Avenue. The victim was transported to Cedars Sinai Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

 

The victim and a friend were driving east on Wilshire Boulevard when the suspects drove next to them. Witnesses stated that the suspect(s) verbally taunted the victim and his passenger. The passenger in the suspect’s vehicle produced a handgun and shot the victim, who was driving. The suspect (s) fled eastbound.

 

The suspect(s) are described as two male Blacks. The vehicle driven is described as a newer model "C" class Mercedes, 4-door, black or dark blue with tinted windows and low profile type tires. No further information was given.

 

Anyone with information pertinent to this case is requested to contact the Wilshire Homicide Unit, and direct their information to Detective Bolan or Telis at 213-473-0405 or 213-473-0444. After 5:00 p.m., call the Patrol Watch Commander at 213-485-4022.

 

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Adriana N. Sanchez, 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