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News Release

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Media Relations

Arrests Announced in Murder of 27-Year-Old Single Mother NA20028dm

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Thursday, May 28, 2020
10:00 a.m.

WHERE:
77th Area Community Police Station
7600 South Broadway
Los Angeles, Ca 90003

WHO:
LAPD Captain Stacy D. Spell, Commanding Officer, South Bureau Homicide
LAPD Detective Nancy Johnson, South Bureau Homicide
LAPD Detective Gregg Fischer, South Bureau Homicide
Family members of the victim

WHY:
On April 26, 2020, around 12:20 a.m., Magali Alberto, a 27-year-old single mother and project manager, was shot to death in her car while she waited at a red traffic-light at 1600 Manchester Avenue. She had been at a small family birthday party and was returning home after the celebration. As she waited for the light to turn green, the suspects in this case (three local gang members), drove alongside and indiscriminately fired gunshots through the tinted windows of Ms. Alberto's sedan. She died at scene.

The commanding officer and assigned investigators of South Bureau Homicide Division will be announcing details of the arrest, and the identity of the charged individuals.

VISUALS:
Photographs of the suspects will be on display.

CONTACT:
For inquiries, please contact Media Relations Division at (213) 486-5910.



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