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News Release

Thursday, June 13, 2002

Media Relations

Detectives Seek Help From Community In Murder Investigation

"Detectives Seek Help From Community In Murder Investigation"


Los Angeles: On Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at approximately 7:20 P.M., 77th Uniform Patrol Officers responded to a "Shots Fired" call in the 7300 block of South Broadway. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim shot and lying on the ground.

Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The motive for this shooting is unknown at this time and under investigation. The victim was identified as 22-year old Michael Jermane Millage of Los Angeles.

Anyone with information that may assist in this investigation is urged to contact 77th Street Homicide Unit at 213-485-1385. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

Public Information Officer Jose L. Rodriguez, Sr., Media Relation Section 213-485-3586 prepared this press release.