September 12, 2022 UPDATE
On September 8, 2022, members of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Robbery-Homicide Division, Gang and Narcotics Division, Metropolitan Division, South Bureau Homicide Division, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation SWAT arrested four individuals believed to be connected to a double homicide in San Pedro.
The following four persons were arrested and booked for 187 (a) PC (Murder);
• Raynard French, 56 years old, was arrested in Carson, Ca. (Booking #6460371)
• Travion McCraw, 31 years old, was arrested in Lake Elsinore, Ca. (Booking #6460530)
• Antoine Newsome, 41years old, was arrested in Gardena, Ca. (Booking #6460367)
• Kenyon Siler, 48 years old, was arrested in Long Beach, Ca. (Booking #6460434)
The case was presented to the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office for filing consideration on Monday, September 12, 2022
San Pedro: Los Angeles Police Department South Bureau Homicide detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for killing and injuring multiple victims in San Pedro.
On July 24, 2022, around 3:50 p.m., Harbor Patrol Division officers responded to an Ambulance Shooting radio call at Peck Park in the 500 block of Western Avenue. Upon arrival officers located seven victims. Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and transported two male adult victims to a local hospital where they were both pronounced deceased. Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics also transported one male adult, and four female adults, to local hospitals in stable condition. One additional male adult victim was transported by private vehicle to a hospital and was later identified as the eighth victim of this incident; that victim is listed in stable condition.
Multiple guns were discovered at the location and recovered by police as evidence. There is no further description on the firearms as the investigation is still active. There are no suspects in custody and no suspect information.
Anyone with additional information is urged to call Los Angeles Police Department South Bureau Homicide Detectives, at (323) 786-5113. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org.
Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.