Three Shot, Two Killed in Local Motel

September 6, 2002

Los Angeles: 77th Street Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting incident that led to the death of 20 year-old Elijah Ishmal Bartlett, Darrell Everett, 23 years old, and the wounding of a 27 year-old male, that occurred on Friday morning, September 6, 2002, at approximately 12:20 a.m., at the Bay View Motel which is located at 1701 West Century Boulevard in Los Angeles.
The motive is unknown.
The suspect(s) and weapon remain outstanding.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is urged to contact 77th Street Homicide Unit at 213-485-4175. On weekends and during off-hours, call a 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).
This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media relations Section, 213-485-3586.