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Thursday, August 10, 2000

Media Relations

LAPD Seeks Public's Assistance in Identifying the Body of a Slain Juvenile

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Wednesday, August 9, 2000



"LAPD Seeks the Public's Assistance in identifying the Body of a Slain Juvenile"

Los Angeles - On Tuesday, August 8, 2000, at approximately 11:19 p.m., the body of a 17-year-old male Hispanic was found on the 11100 block of Broadway.

The Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The motive for the shooting is unknown.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Southeast Homicide Detectives Ray Jankowski or Tim Grimes, at
323-789-1493.

This press release was prepared by Office Trevion Stokes, Media Relations Section.




For Release 9:30 am PDT
August 10, 2000