Suspect Shoots and Kills Husband and Father of Two

December 9, 2002



Los Angeles: Southeast Homicide Detectives are investigating the shooting death of 50 year-old Celso M. Bravo.
On December 7, 2002, at approximately 6:15 p.m., the victim was attending to his business, a flower shop in the 11200 block of South Figueroa Avenue.
The preliminary investigation indicates that the suspects attempted to rob Bravo. One of the suspects then shot Bravo to death when bravo attempted to flee. The suspects are described as two male, Blacks.
The victim is survived by his wife and two teenage children.
The property taken is undetermined at this time.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Southeast Homicide Detectives.
At 213-485-6902. On weekends and during off-hours, please call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL,
This press release was prepared by Officer Lucy Diaz, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.