Los Angeles: Detectives from the
Los Angeles Police Department’s Rampart Area Gang Unit are seeking
the public’s help in identifying the suspect responsible for
shooting a man. The incident was captured on video
On February 2, 2019, around 4:10 a.m., an argument occurred inside
of a business located in the 3000 block of Sunset Boulevard. That
argument resulted in the male suspect being removed from the
location by a security guard and one additional male. The suspect
became enraged, removed a handgun from his waistband and shot the
additional male. The suspect entered a dark colored, 4-door Range
Rover, and fled east on Sunset Boulevard.
Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and
transported the male victim to a local hospital. He was listed in
stable condition and has since been released.
The suspect is described as a 35-year-old male Asian. He stands 5
feet 8 inches tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact
Rampart Area Gang Detectives at (213) 484-3660. During non-business
hours or on the weekends, calls should be directed to
1-877-LAPD-24-7 (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 www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” and follow
the prompts. Tipsters may remain anonymous.