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LAPD - 77th Street
Thursday May 3rd, 2012 :: 11:10 a.m. PDT

77th Area Is Requesting Information Regarding the Homicide of Brian Fitzgerald Coleman.

On Monday, April 2, 2012, at approximately 2:05A.M., Victim Brian Fitzgerald Coleman was on Halldale Street near Florence Avenue when he was shot by an unknown suspect. The suspect fled the location. The Victim succumbed to his injuries and died at the scene.

The Los Angeles Police Department is requesting your help in identifying the person or persons responsible for this murder. If you know who committed this crime, or if you have any information about the murder, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department immediately. All information will be kept confidential.

If you have any information, contact Detective B. Durazo or Officer J. Talmage, Criminal Gang Homicide Division, at (213) 485-1385, Monday through Friday, between 7:00 to 5:30 PM. During non-business hours, and on weekends and holidays, contact the Detective Information Desk, at the 24-hour toll free number 1-877-LAPD-24-7, (1-877-5273-24-7) or TTY (1-877-275-5273). LAPD HOTLINE is also available at 1-877-LAWFUL (529-3855). Crime tips may be reported by cell phone text or the web. To send cell phone text tips, text the word “LAPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637). To send web tips, log onto and click on “anonymous tips.” This information is filed under DR No. 1212-10396.

Crime tips can also be reported by calling Los Angeles Regional Crime Stoppers, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by email at and click on the link to “Submit a tip” or use your cell phone to text TIPLA and your tip to “CRIMES” (274637). For Spanish, log onto

LAPD - 77th Street
Los Angeles Police Department
Los Angeles, CA 90003

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 213-485-4164

Detective B. Durazo
Criminal Gang Homicide Division

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP 77STREET followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

7100 S Halldale Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90047

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