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Friday, September 8, 2000

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward for Double Murder Suspect

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Friday, September 8, 2000



"$50,000 Reward for Double Murder Suspect"

San Pedro: The Los Angeles Police Department Harbor Area will be conducting a press conference on Friday, September 8, 2000 at 4:00 p.m. in front of Harbor Station, 2175 John S. Gibson Boulevard in San Pedro.

On Thursday, January 6, 2000 at approximately 11:35 p.m., Mr. Jonathan Logan, 22 years of age, Mr. Ulysses Scott, 32 years of age and additional person were sitting on the porch of a residence in the 500 West 15th Street when three male Hispanic suspects approached and engaged in a conversation. One of the suspects pulled out a firearm and shot both Mr. Logan and Mr. Scott. Both victims died from their injuries. The three suspects then fled the location.

The City of Los Angeles is offering a reward of $50,000 for information leading to the identity, arrest and prosecution of the person or persons responsible for this incident.

Captain Michael Melton, Commanding Officer, Harbor Operations Support Division, Harbor Area Homicide Detectives will be present during the press conference.

Anyone with information should contact Detectives Olivia Joya or Greg Hoyte at 310-548-7621 during business hours. During non-business hours and on weekends and holidays, contact the Department Command Post at 213-485-2504.

This press Advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section 213-485-3586.




For Release 11:00 am PDT
September 8, 2000