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News Release

Friday, September 19, 2003

Media Relations

Detective's Investigate a Homicide

 

Los Angeles: 77th Homicide Detectives are investigating the shooting incident that lead to the death of 34 year-old Durwin Jeffery Williams.

On Thursday, September 18, 2003, at about 9:55 p.m. The victim was seated in his vehicle, which was parked in front of 129 East 77th Street. He was approached by unidentified suspects who shot and killed him.

The Los Angeles City Fire Department paramedics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

The shooting motive and the suspect(s) identity are unknown at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact 77th Street Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, contact the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-529-3855, 1-877-LAWFULL.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Lucy Diaz, 213-485-3586.