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News Release

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Media Relations

Robbery Suspect is Identified at Press Conference

" Robbery Suspect is Identified at Press Conference"


Press Conference

Friday, September 7, 2001
at 11:00 a.m.

West Los Angeles Community Police Station
1663 Butler Avenue
West Los Angeles

West Los Angeles: West Los Angeles Area Detectives are investigating a series of street robberies that have occurred between May 15, 2001, through August 22, 2001. The suspect has been identified as Trevor Damaurn Woods. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has filed robbery charges and an arrest warrant has been issued.

Woods confronts victims as they exit garage or alley carport areas between 10:30 p.m. through 10:45 p.m. He points a semi-automatic handgun at the victims and demands their wallet, purse, or jewelry. He has struck victims on the head, placed them in a chokehold, and pushed them down to the ground. Woods has also threatened to shoot the victims. Woods is considered armed and dangerous and has an additional federal probation warrant outstanding.

Woods is described as a male Black, 6'1", 212 lbs., black hair, brown eyes, and date of birth of 12-4-1967. Woods is also known as "T-Dub."

Captain Richard Webb, Commanding Officer of West Los Angeles Operations Support Division, will conduct the press conference to seek the public's assistance in locating this extremely dangerous suspect. A photograph of Woods will be made available during the press conference.

Anyone with information pertaining to the whereabouts of Woods is asked to contact West Los Angeles Robbery Detectives at 310-575-8441 or Detective Headquarters Division at 213-485-2504 during off-hours.

This media advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.