Detectives Look to Identify John Doe NR16150mjl

May 5, 2016

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles
Police Department West Bureau Homicide detectives are asking for
the public’s help in identifying and information about the person
depicted in this sketch.

On September 14, 2014, at 9:45 pm, the Los Angeles City Fire
Department responded to a 911 call of a brush fire at 1111 south
Harvard Boulevard. When the fire was extinguished the fire fighters
discovered the burnt remain of John Doe-258 on the sidewalk.

The picture is a composite drawing of what the decedent may have
looked like. Detectives have been unable to identify the

Anyone with information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police
Department, West Bureau Homicide Detectives, Detective Scott
Masterson, at (213) 382-9470. During non-business hours or on
weekends, calls should be directed to
1-877-LAPD-24-7(877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous
should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters
may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637
(C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages
should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.