Billiards Event

September 23, 1998

SEPTEMBER 23, 1998
The Los Angeles Police Department, Southwest Area and Hollywood Billiards will be hosting a Celebrity Billiards Tournament in honor of slain Police Officer Filbert Cuesta. All proceeds from the fund-raiser will be given to the Cuesta family.

Saturday, November 14, 1998, beginning at 7:00 PM and ending at approximately 2:00 am.

Hollywood Billiards
5750 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, Ca 90028

On August 9, 1998 Los Angeles Police Officer Filbert Cuesta was killed in the line of duty. The death of Officer Cuesta left his widow with two very young children and a huge financial burden. Tickets to the event cost $25.00 for adults and children 12 and under are free. Tickets are available at all ticketmaster locations. If anyone is interested in playing the cost is $250.00 and you can enter in person at Hollywood Billiards. The Tournament format is partners (with celebrity) double elimination nine-ball tournament. There will also be a silent and/or live auction of celebrity memorabilia and sports memorabilia. The master of ceremonies is former KZLA disc jockey Shawn Parr.

Celebrities committed to date are Brian Austin Green, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Michael Dudikoff, Don Diamont, Shemar Moore, Darius McCrary, Chad Everett, James B. Sikking, Ron Perlman, Matt Craven and many more.

Photo and interview opportunities available.

Contacts: For further information contact Officer Long at 213-485-2580 or Jeff Bey Hollywood Billiards 213-465-0115

For Release 4:30 pm PST
September 23, 1998