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Felony Hit and Run Traffic Collision

Southwest Division: The Los Angeles Police Department's South Traffic Division detectives are asking for the public's assistance in providing information that will lead to the identification and arrest of a driver in a hit and run collision that injured a 42-year-old victim.

On Monday, June 16, 2019, around 10:00 a.m., a severe hit and run traffic collision occurred at Figueroa Street and 45th Street. A light (possible silver) Nissan Sentra was traveling southbound Figueroa Street when they made a left westbound turn onto 45th Street and collided with a bicyclist, traveling northbound on Figueroa Street. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and render aid, identify him/herself as required by law.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and transported the victim, to a local hospital, where he remains in critical condition.

Drivers are reminded that if they become involved in a collision, they should stop, 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 $25,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact South Traffic Division Detectives, Detective Moreno at 213-822-6005 or Detective Flannery at 323-421-2500. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 323-421-2577 or 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 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 LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.


Elderly Man Dies After Being Stabbed

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Bureau Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect responsible for murder.

On June 20, 2019, around 6:50 a.m., West Valley Area Patrol officers responded to a radio call near the area of Etiwanda Avenue and Kittridge Street, at Reseda Park. Officers arrived at scene and observed the victim laying on a park picnic table bleeding from his abdomen area. The victim stated that he was homeless and was sleeping on a park picnic table when he woke up with severe pain from his abdomen area. He then noticed he had been stabbed and was bleeding.

Los Angeles Fire Department responded and transported victim to a local hospital. On June 25, 2019, the victim described as a 64-year-old male Hispanic, from Van Nuys succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

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 (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 www.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.


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Southwest Division: The Los Angeles Police Department's South Traffic Division detectives are asking for the public's assistance in providing information that will lead to the identification and arrest of a driver in a hit and run collision that injured a 42-year-old victim.

On Monday, June 16, 2019, around 10:00 a.m., a severe hit and run traffic collision occurred at Figueroa Street and 45th Street. A light (possible silver) Nissan Sentra was traveling southbound Figueroa Street when they made a left westbound turn onto 45th Street and collided with a bicyclist, traveling northbound on Figueroa Street. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and render aid, identify him/herself as required by law.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and transported the victim, to a local hospital, where he remains in critical condition.

Drivers are reminded that if they become involved in a collision, they should stop, 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 $25,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact South Traffic Division Detectives, Detective Moreno at 213-822-6005 or Detective Flannery at 323-421-2500. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 323-421-2577 or 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 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 LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.


Reward Announced in Hollywood Robbery-Murder

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's West Bureau Homicide is asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect responsible for killing 31 year-old Jarick Wayne Henderson of Los Angeles.

On March 16, 2019, at 12:02 p.m., the victim was at a taco truck in the 1500 block of North La Brea Avenue. Investigators believe the suspect took the victims property from a nearby table and attempted to flee. The victim chased the suspect and began to fight with the suspect. The suspect violently assaulted the victim causing his death. The suspect removed his red or orange hooded sweatshirt and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and exiting the MTA Red Line at the Civic Center on 1st street and Hill in downtown Los Angeles.

The suspect is described as a male Black, 25-30 years of age, 6 feet tall, wearing a red or orange hoodie at the time of the incident. The suspect had short bushy dreads and gray pants with red letters or a stripe on his pants, with black and white checkered "Van's Style Shoes". The below picture depicts the suspect after he discarded the hoodie.
 


The City of Los Angeles is offering a reward of $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call LAPD West Bureau Homicide at (213) 382-9470. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.