News Conference to Announce a $25,000 Reward

August 11, 2005

News Conference
Friday, August 12, 2005
1:00 p.m.
Central Community Police Station (In front of station)
251 E. 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Councilmember Jan Perry, 9th Council District
Captain Ann Young, Commanding Officer, Central Traffic Division
Detective Meneses, Central Traffic Detectives
Members of the victim’s family
A $25,000 reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the murderer responsible for the death of 27 year-old Bobby Ray Wade.
On Sunday, July 17, 2005, at about 9:15 p.m., Bobby Ray Wade was standing in the roadway on Avalon Boulevard when he was hit by a car.  The driver failed to stop and left location.  Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics arrived at took the victim to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.
Anyone with information on this crime is ask to call Central Traffic Detectives at 213-972-1825.  On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour Detective Information Desk at 1-877- LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).
A picture of the victim will be available at the news conference.