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News Release

Friday, March 20, 2015

Media Relations

19-Year-Old Shot and Killed in South Los Angeles NR15090lp

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department Criminal Gang and Homicide Division are asking for the public's help in providing information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect responsible for the murder of 19-year-old Justin Kieshawn Alexander Logie.

On Friday, March 20, 2015, around 2:00 a.m., the victim was standing in front of a residence in the 100 block of East Florence Avenue, in the South Los Angeles area, when he was approached by an unknown suspect and shot him multiple times. The suspect then fled the location in an unknown direction.

Los Angeles City Fire Department paramedics responded to the location and pronounced Mr. Logie dead at the scene. The motive for the shooting is still under investigation but it appears to be some type of dispute.

Anyone with information is asked to call 77th Division Criminal Gang/Homicide Detectives Young Mun and/or Thomas Callian at (213) 485-1383. During non-business hours or weekends, calls may be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800)-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637(C-R-I-M-E-S on most key pads) using a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters can also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "web tips" and follow the prompts.



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