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News Release

Monday, October 9, 2006

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Man Found Shot to Death

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the murder of 38-year old, Frank Cordova.

On Sunday, October 8, 2006, shortly before 6:00 p.m., officers responded to the 3100 block of Chapman Street in the Glassell Park Community. Upon the officers arrival they found victim Cordova suffering from multiple gun shot wounds to his upper body.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to the location to provide medical aid. Cordova was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Police have no suspect leads. The crime is believed to be gang related.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Northeast Homicide Detectives, Carrillo or Yamada at 213-847-4261. After hours and on weekends, call the 24 hour toll free at 1-877-LAW-FULL (1-877-5293855)

The identities of callers wishing to remain anonymous shall be protected.

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