Murder Suspect Wanted NR16001ml

January 4, 2016

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles
Police Department Robbery Homicide Division is requesting the
public’s assistance in locating Artyom Gasparyan.

Gasparyan is wanted in connection with a series of violent
crimes that have occurred over the past 26 days. Those crimes
include robbery, carjacking, attempt murder, and murder.

The series of crimes began on December 6, 2015, in the northeast
area of Los Angeles, with the most recent incident, a carjacking,
occurring on January 1st 2016 in the city of Carson.

Gasparyan has committed these crimes in the cities of Los Angeles,
Burbank, West Hollywood, and Carson.

Gasparyan has been identified as committing a number of these
crimes with Daniel Ramirez who was taken into custody in Long
Beach, after a standoff with police in which he shot two
individuals, stabbed another, and then shot himself.

Gasparyan is described as a 32-year-old, male, Armenian, black
hair, brown eyes, standing at 5 feet 7 inches tall, and weighing
approximately 170 pounds. Gasparyan should be considered armed and

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Artyom Gasparyan is
urged to call Robbery-Homicide Detective at (213) 486-6890. After
hours, please call 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing
to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-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, and click on “Anonymous
Web Tips.”