- Tuesday April 23rd, 2013 :: 12:54 p.m. PDT
Media Release: Attempt to Identify Road Rage Attempted Murder Suspect.
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at approximately 6pm, the driver of a possible 2008 white BMW 328i was involved in a road rage incident involving a bicyclist. During the incident the bicyclist punched the driver in the face. Subsequently the driver of the vehicle threatened to kill the victim and then followed him into an alley in the 9000 Block of Wilshire Boulevard between Wetherly Drive and Almont Drive. The driver intentionally rammed the bicyclist with his vehicle pinning him to a metal rolling trash bin. Luckily the victim sustained non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as a male/Middle Eastern or White, mid 30’s with dark hair and dark eyes with a thin build. The suspect vehicle most likely sustained minor front end damage.
View the surveillance video of the suspect's vehicle: https://vimeo.com/64671273
Any person having information that can lead to the identification of the suspect is requested to contact Detective Eric Hyon at 310-285-2156 or the Watch Commander 310-285-2125. You may also provide information anonymously by calling, "Crime Stoppers" at (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org/
Beverly Hills Police Department
464 N. Rexford Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Lieutenant Lincoln Hoshino
Press Relations Officer
9000 Wilshire Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211