Double-Homicide Appears to be Gang-Related

October 6, 2003


Los Angeles: On Saturday, October 4, 2003 at about 11:15 p.m., Southeast officers responded to a radio call of a shooting at a residence located in the 400 Block of East 93rd Street. The officers arrived and discovered two dead victims inside the residence, with apparent gunshot wounds
The detectives identified the victims as 21 year-old Thomas James Edward Jr. and 23 year-old Brandy Gunn.
The motive appears to be gang-related. The suspect(s) identity are unknown at this time.
Anyone with information is urged to call Homicide Detectives at 213-485-6902.
On weekends and during off-hours, contact the 24-hour toll free number a the Detectives Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.
This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Lucy Diaz, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.