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Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Newton Division Homicide Detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating the suspect who is responsible for the killing of a 20-year-old man.
On May 6, 2010, at around 1:30 p.m., Demetrius Meriwether, a resident of Los Angeles, was shot and killed at a burger stand in the 240 block of West Adams Boulevard. The paramedics responded and pronounced Demetrius dead at scene.
The Suspect is described as a male, Black, 20-30 years-old, standing about 6 feet tall. The suspect left the scene in a silver or gray Dodge Charger with chrome rims. The motive for the shooting is unknown.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Newton Division Homicide Detective T. Thompson at 323-846-6556. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.
- Video footage of the suspect is available through Media Relations Section.