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December 1, 2021

Valley Village: Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Bureau are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for the shooting death of 30-year-old Michael Roskowick, a resident of Van Nuys.

On November 29, 2021, at 7:05 p.m., North Hollywood patrol officers responded to the 11000 block of Huston Street for a shooting investigation. Upon arrival, they discovered a male victim suffering from gunshot wounds being treated by paramedics.

Preliminary investigation revealed the victim was seated in the driver seat of a Ford SUV, which was parked in the middle of the street. A male suspect approached the driver’s side of the victim’s vehicle, shot the victim, then fled north on Vineland Avenue.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital where he died.

The suspect is described as a 40-year-old male White or Hispanic, bald, standing 5 feet 11 inches tall, and weighing approximately 230 pounds.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Valley Bureau Homicide, at (818) 374-9550. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.