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Saturday October 6th, 2018 :: 06:57 a.m. PDT

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Detectives Continue to investigate the Shooting Death, 900 Blk E. Joel St, Carson

2nd Update:

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau Detectives are continuing the investigation into the shooting death of a Female Asian adult.  The incident occurred on Friday October 5, 2018 at approximately 3:38 p.m., on the 900 block of East Joel Street, Carson.   
Detectives have learned that the victim’s husband (Benjamin Ramirez, 68 years old) was seen at the location near the time the crime occurred.  The victim’s husband was last seen driving away from the location in a 2010 silver Honda Accord 4 door, license plate 6NIE524, which is registered to him.  Mr. Ramirez is sought as a person of interest at this time. 
 
The investigation is still ongoing.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
 
Forwarded by:
Deputy Marvin Crowder
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-229-1700


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1st Update is as follows:

Los Angeles County Homicide Detectives are investigating the shooting death of a female Asian adult that occurred on the 900 block of East Joel Street in the city of Carson.

On October 5, 2018 at approximately 3:38 p.m. Deputies assigned to Carson Station responded to the location regarding a person down call. Upon their arrival to the location, they located the victim who had sustained at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no suspect information.

The motive for the crime is unknown and the  investigation is still ongoing. 

Written by:
Deputy Dangelo Robinson
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE IS AS FOLLOWS


DATE:  
Friday, October 5, 2018
 
TIME:   3:39 P.M
 
LOCATION:  900 Blk, E. Joel St, Carson  
 
VICTIM: Female Adult
 
SUSPECT:  Unknown
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Moore
 
NARRATIVE: 
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide Detectives are responding to investigate the shooting death of a woman. The incident occurred on Friday, October 5, 2018, at approximately 3:39 p.m., on the 900 block of East Joel Street, Carson.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no additional information available at this time.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
 
Written by:
Deputy Dangelo Robinson
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-229-1700
 
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