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News Release

Monday, September 15, 2003

Media Relations

Victim of Attempt Robbery Ends up Dead


Los Angeles: On Sunday, September 14, 2003, at 9:15 p.m., Newton patrol officers responded to a radio call of an ambulance shooting at the Winchell’s Donut Shop located at Florence Avenue and Main Street. When officers arrived they discovered 31 year-old Genaro Dominguez lying in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound.

Dominguez was transported to a local hospital where he failed to respond to treatment and died.

The motive for the murder appears to have been a robbery. The suspect(s) in this murder remain outstanding.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Newton Homicide Detectives at 323-846-5363. On weekends and during off-hours, please contact the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Renee’ Montoya, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.