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News Release

Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Media Relations

Two Persons Found Dead in Century City

Los Angeles: The bodies of an elderly man and a middle-aged woman, both Caucasian, were found in a Century City condominium.

On November 1, 2005, at about 2:45 PM, West Los Angeles patrol officers responded to a death investigation in the 10100 block of Galaxy Way where they found the two bodies in the bathroom. A handgun was found in the hand of the man. Both had been shot, and at this time it is unknown if this is a murder suicide or a double suicide.

The victims had been deceased at the location for several days. Autopsies will be performed by the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office to assist in making the final decision on the cause of death.

The identity of the victims is unknown due to the condition of the bodies.

Anyone with information is requested to contact West Los Angeles Homicide Detectives at 310-575-8408. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).