Detectives Investigate Shooting Death

March 31, 2003

Los Angeles: 77th Street Homicide Detectives are investigating a shooting that led to the death of one man.
On Sunday night, March 30, 2003, at approximately 9:05 p.m., the victim, Isaiah Cain, 26 years old, was seated in his green Lincoln Navigator at the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and Slauson Avenue, when he was shot by unknown suspect(s).
There were two other passengers in the victim’s vehicle; a 23 year-old male and a 6 year-old girl, both of whom escaped injuries.
The victim was transported by a Los Angeles Fire Department Rescue Unit to Cedar Sinai Hospital Medical Center, where he died from his injuries.
The motive is unknown at this time. The suspect(s) and weapon(s) remain outstanding.
Anyone with information regarding this case is requested to contact the 77th Street Area Homicide Detectives at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, contact the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.
This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.