Police Seek Gang Member Who Shot Children at Play

July 16, 2006

News Conference Requesting Public’s Assistance
in locating Mauricio Alejandro Jimenez

Sunday, July 16, 2006
3:00 p.m.

Parker Center
Main Lobby Breezeway
150 North Los Angeles Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Assistant Police Chief Jim McDonnell
Captain William Fierro, Commanding Officer, Hollenbeck Area Station
City Council Member Jose Huizar
Detectives from Hollenbeck Station
Last night a known gang member shot and critically injured two little boys while they were playing outside. Police will provide the suspect’s name, description and photograph. Police and City officials are requesting the public’s assistance in locating this criminal who is armed and dangerous.