- Friday February 26th, 2010 :: 01:23 p.m. PST
Murder in Canoga Park
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Topanga Homicide detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect(s) who murdered a man in the area of Canoga Park.
On February 25, 2010, at around 8:30 a.m., LAPD Topanga area patrol officers responded to an assault call at the 22000 block of Cantlay Street.
When the officers arrived at the scene, they saw a man lying unconscious in the driveway of a residence with numerous gunshot wounds to his body.
Los Angeles City Fire Department paramedics responded and pronounced 46-year-old San Fernando Valley resident Juan Rivera dead at the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call LAPD Topanga Homicide Detectives Brian Pogue or Nicholas Pikor at (818) 756-3363. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to (818) 756-4800 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.
LAPD - Topanga Station
21501 Schoenborn St
Los Angeles, CA 91304