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News Release

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Media Relations

Sexual Assault Suspect Sought NA09302gb

WHAT:    News Conference

WHEN:    Wednesday, November 11, 2009
11 a.m.

WHERE:  Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)
Southwest Community Police Station
1546 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90062

WHO:      Councilwoman Jan Perry, Council District Nine
Kathy Godfrey, Council District Nine, Chief of Staff
Deputy Chief Kirk J. Albanese, Commanding Officer, Operations - South Bureau
Captain Arthur J. Miller, Commanding Officer, Southwest Patrol Division
Detective Eloy Ochoa, Southwest Division, Sex Crimes Detail
WHY:       News conference to request the public’s assistance in capturing a rape suspect, who restrained the victim against her will, tortured her, poured acid on her face and then sexually assaulted her.  Police are also asking for the public’s help in identifying any additional victims.

VISUALS: A photograph of the Suspect and of a vehicle similar to the one used by the suspect will be available for viewing.  

CONTACT:  More information is available by calling the LAPD Southwest Detectives, Sex Crimes Detail at 213-485-2585.  Calls may also be directed to LAPD Media Relations at 213-485-3586.