Arrest Announcement – NA23097bb

August 23, 2023

Central Bureau Homicide detectives will announce the arrest of two suspects in the murder of 16-year-old Alfonso Ramos, which occurred at Evergreen Park Recreational Center in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles on August 12, 2023.

Thursday August 24, 2023

9:00 a.m.

Hollenbeck Area Community Police Station
2111 East 1st Street
Los Angeles, LA, CA 90033

Chief Michel Moore, Los Angeles Police Department
Deputy Chief Michael Oreb, Central Bureau Commanding Officer
Captain Al Mendoza, Hollenbeck Area Commanding Officer
Lieutenant II Ryan Rabbet, Central Bureau Homicide
Detective III Jerry Gibson, Central Bureau Homicide

On August 12, 2023, around 5:05 p.m., the victim, Alfonso Ramos, was at Evergreen Recreational Park at 2844 East 2nd Street in the community of Boyle Heights. Ramos was approached by two individuals and after a brief altercation inside the recreational center, one of the suspects shot Ramos. After shooting Ramos, the suspects fled (on foot) from the park/recreational center.

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