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Monday, September 11, 2017

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Murder in Wilshire NR17260im

UPDATE

September 11, 2017
Detectives have arrested 37-year-old Pablo Arizpe, on 187 (a) P.C.(Murder) with a bail of $2,000,000.00. He was booked at Metro Jail, Booking Number 5096586.

Los Angeles:
The Los Angeles Police Department's West Bureau Homicide Detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the death of a man.
On September 9, 2017, around 9:30 p.m., Wilshire Area patrol officers responded to a possible shooting call in the 800 block of North Fairfax Avenue in the City of Los Angeles. When officers arrived they found the victim suffering from unknown trauma to his neck and throat.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and pronounced the victim dead at scene.

The victim has not been identified, he is described as a male Black 40 to 50 years of age. The circumstances and motive for this homicide is unknown, detectives have no leads or suspect(s) information.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call West Bureau Homicide Detectives, at (213) 382-9470. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.

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