Homicide Investigation in 77th Street Area

July 3, 2001

"Homicide Investigation in 77th Street Area"

Los Angeles – On Tuesday, July 3, 2001, at approximately 5:45 p.m., victim Shereece T. Camprankin, 29 years old, was approached by a male Black suspect in front of 7810 ½ South Avalon Boulevard. For no apparent reason, the suspect produced an unknown type handgun and shot the victim multiple times. The suspect then fled the scene on foot. Camprankin sustained a fatal gunshot wound and was pronounce dead at the scene.
The motive for this incident is unknown.
The suspect and weapon remain outstanding.
77th Street Homicide Unit is handling the investigation. Anyone with information can contact Detectives Michelle Esquivel-Solis and Richard Jackson at 213-485-1385 or the 77th Street Watch Commander at 213-485-2389.
This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.