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LASD - West Hollywood Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Tuesday July 20th, 2010 :: 08:49 a.m. PDT

Advisory

Official Press release regarding the West Hollywood Shooting Death Investigation from Monday, July 18, 2010, 3:45 AM.

West Hollywood Shooting Death Investigation

Monday, July 18, 2010, 3:45 A.M.
8700 block of Beverly Boulevard, West Hollywood.

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives responded to the location to assist West Hollywood Sheriff's Station patrol deputies and to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a male Hispanic adult and the wounding of two people. The three victims were transported to local hospitals, where one victim was later pronounced dead. The conditions of the other vicitms, a male adult and a female adult, are not considered to be life-threatening.

The incident began when an argument started in front of "Guys and Dolls" nightclub and spilled out into the street. The shooting then occurred in the street. The suspect was reportedly on foot and fired numerous rounds from a handgun at the victims. The suspect is decribed as a male Black adult. After the shooting, the suspect reportedly got into a waiting vehicle, and fled eastbound on Beverly Boulevard. The suspect's vehicle is described as possibly being black in color.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

If you prefer to provide information ANONYMOUSLY, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.

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Links to posted press releases on www.lasd.org:

http://file.lacounty.gov/lasd/cms1_148819.pdf

http://file.lacounty.gov/lasd/cms1_148853.pdf

Address/Location
LASD - West Hollywood Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
780 N San Vicente Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 310-855-8850

Homicide Bureau
R1Boese@lasd.org
323-890-5500

8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048

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