$50,000 Reward Offered in Connection with the Murder of Carlos Arellano NR14195

November 5, 2014

News Conference

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
10:00 a.m.

City Hall Media Room
200 North Spring Street, Room 340
Los Angeles, CA  90012

Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, Council District 13
Detective James Yamada, Northeast Homicide
Detective Lisa Governo, Northeast Homicide
Family members of the victim

To offer a $50,000 reward for information leading to the identity, arrest and prosecution of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Carlos Arellano.

On August 15, 2014, around 11:25 p.m., Carlos Arellano, a 22 year old male, was walking on the 1500 block of Sunset Blvd with a female companion. Arellano became involved in a dispute with a male Hispanic, approximately 20-23 years old. The verbal dispute escalated into a physical altercation, during which Arellano was stabbed.  Arellano was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

For further information, please contact Northeast Homicide Detective James Yamada or Detective Lisa Governo at 323-344-5744.