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News Release

Monday, May 12, 2008

Media Relations

Arrest of Child Sexual Predator Detectives Encourage Other Victims to Come Forward

WHAT:
News Conference to Announce the Arrest of Child Sexual Predator Pedro Ortiz

WHEN:
May 8, 2008
2 p.m.

WHERE:
Community Room
LAPD North Hollywood Division
11640 Burbank Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601

WHO:
Lieutenant Alan Hamilton, Officer in Charge of North Hollywood Detectives
North Hollywood Detectives

WHY:
To announce the arrest of suspect Ortiz and provide photos of the suspect to encourage any additional/potential victims to come forward. Ortiz has sexually assaulted at least two juvenile victims, and investigators believe there could be others.

CONTACT:
For further information, contact LAPD Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.