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News Release

Monday, December 31, 2007

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Murder Suspects Arrested

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Detective’s arrest two Glendale residents for Murder.

On December 29, 2007, West Valley Homicide Detectives arrested two individuals, in connection with November 24, 2007 beating death of 18-year-old Marco Antonio Herrera of Reseda. Herrera was attacked outside the Red Square nightclub located at 20001 Ventura Boulevard. Immediately after the beating Herrera was transported to Northridge Medical Center but died on November 27, 2007 as a result of his injuries.

The investigation led to the identification of a number of individuals who were involved in the fight. As a result detectives have arrested 19-year-old Dimitri Hormozshamoun and 19-year-old Sidney Shareef Singleton, both of Glendale. Both individuals were booked for murder at Van Nuys Jail.

Detectives continue to seek any additional witnesses with information regarding the incident. West Valley Homicide Detectives can be reached during business hours at 818-374-7724 or 818-374-7730. On weekends or during off-hours call the toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (529-3855).