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Video of Suspect from Vehicle vs Pedestrian Felony Hit and Run

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department's Central Traffic Division detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information regarding the events that led up to a hit and run collision that severely injured a 35-year-old male.

On September 29, 2018, around 4:45 p.m., a driver in a gray Toyota 4-Runner approached the intersection of Central Avenue and 43rd Place. The driver was seen exiting the parking lot of the Family Farms' Market via 43rd Place. The driver approached Central Avenue and struck the victim while the victim crossed the street walking eastbound in the crosswalk with a green light for pedestrians. By standers called for paramedics and the victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released the next day.

The driver failed to stop, identify himself/herself or render aid to the victim as required by law.

The vehicle is described as a gray Toyota 4-Runner or Sequoia, late model with front end damage. The driver is described as a Hispanic male, between 30 to 40-years-old, wearing a gray baseball cap.

Drivers are reminded that if they become involved in a collision, they should pull over and stop as soon as it is safe to do so, notify emergency services, and remain at the scene to identify themselves.

On April 15, 2015, the City Council amended the Los Angeles Administrative Code and created a Hit and Run Reward Program Trust Fund. A reward of up to $50,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise. Certified Collision Repair Centers also qualify for this reward.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Central Traffic Division, Detective Moses Castillo at 213-833-3713 and or email at 30215@lapd.online. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit ww.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.
 
 
 


Suspect takes Purse from Parked Vehicle

Wilmington: The Los Angeles Police Department's Harbor Area Auto Detectives are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a burglary from motor vehicle suspect.

On September 29, 2018, around 11:35 p.m., Harbor officers met with the victim in the 800 block of West Pacific Coast Highway in the city of Wilmington.

The victim stated she drove to a local liquor store around 9:30 p.m., on West Pacific Coast Highway to drop off some items. She left her unlocked vehicle parked outside the location. The suspect approached the store and can be seen looking inside the victim's vehicle through the driver's side window.

The suspect walked away from the vehicle, however, immediately returned. He then went to the passenger door, opened it and took the victim's purse with personal items and money.

The suspect is described as a male, Hispanic, between 25-30 years of age, black hair, stands 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighs about 170 pounds wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans.



Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Harbor Auto Detectives at (310) 726-7850. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.

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Shooting Victim Dies at Hospital

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Bureau Homicide detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for killing a man.

On September 28, 2018, at around 8:20 p.m., Mission Area Patrol officers received a radio call near the area of San Fernando Road and Bleeker Street. Officers arrived and located a victim on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Operation Valley Bureau Homicide was contacted and assumed responsibilities of the investigation. The investigation revealed that the victim was at a motel with friends, when the suspect appeared. The suspect and the victim were involved in an argument that resulted in the suspect shooting the victim in the upper torso. The suspect fled in an unknown vehicle.

Victim has been identified as 39-year-old Jimmy Marquez who was a resident of the City of Sylmar.

The Suspect is described as a male Hispanic in his 30's, no further description. He was driving a dark vehicle.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Detective Steve Castro, Los Angeles Police Department, Valley Bureau Homicide, at (818) 374-1925. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters can also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers.


Missing Mother and her 11-year-old Daughter

Update


Amanda Kay Key and Haley Marie Vilven are safe and have been located.
 

 

Update

On September 16, 2018, around 9 p.m., mother and daughter were last seen at a train station in the City of El Monte.

 

Los Angeles: The family of Amanda Kay Key and Haley Marie Vilven and the Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit requests the public’s assistance in locating both individuals.

Amanda and Haley are missing from Oklahoma and were last heard from on September 15, 2018 possibly near the area of Union Station in Los Angeles.

Amanda Kay Key is described as a 40-year-old Caucasian female with brown hair, brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 7 inches tall, and weighs around 160 pounds. Amanda is diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder.

Haley Marie Vilven is described as an 11-year-old Caucasian female, with brown hair, brown eyes. She stands 4 feet 10 inches tall, and weighs around 100 pounds. Both Amanda and Haley’s clothing description is unknown.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Amanda Kay Key and Haley Marie Vilven, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to the 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit ww.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.