Suspects Arrested in Halloween Multi-Victim Shooting

November 5, 2010

News Conference

Friday, November 5, 2010
3 p.m.

77th Area Community Police Station
(Community Room)
7600 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90003

Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jan Perry, 9th District
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
LAPD Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger
LAPD Deputy Chief Patrick Gannon, South Bureau
LAPD Captain Dennis Kato, Commanding Officer, 77th Area
LAPD Captain Paul Snell, Criminal Gang and Homicide Division
LAPD Criminal Gang and Homicide Division Detectives
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Commander Ken Goram
Federal Bureau of Investigation Special Agent in Charge Bill Lewis
Mayor’s Office Representative Guillermo Cepedes
William Shannon, grandfather of Aaron Shannon

LAPD Criminal Gang and Homicide Division detectives will announce the arrest of the suspects who were involved in a shooting on Halloween in South Los Angeles.

Five-year-old Aaron Shannon was shot and later died from a gunshot wound, and two family members were also injured from the shooting.

Detectives will provide additional details of the shooting and about the arrested suspects.

For further information, contact LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.