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News Release

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered NA20019ti

WHAT:
Press Conference

WHEN:
Thursday, March 5, 2020
3 p.m.

WHERE:
77th Street Police Station
(Community Room)
7600 South Broadway
Los Angeles, California 90003

WHO:
LAPD, Deputy Chief, Regina Scott, Commanding Officer, Operations South Bureau
LAPD, Commander, Ernest Eskridge, Assistant Commanding Officer, Operations South Bureau
LAPD, Commander, Al Labrada, Assistant Commanding Officer, Operations South Bureau
LAPD, Captain II, Stacy Spells, Commanding Officer, South Bureau Homicide Division
LAPD, Captain I, Emada Tingirides, Commanding Officer, Southeast Patrol Division
LAPD, Lieutenant II Byron Roberts, Officer In Charge, South Bureau Homicide Division
LAPD, Detective II, Iris Romero, South Bureau Homicide Division
Family Members of Vallan Gavilan

WHY:

On Saturday, March 28, 2016, around 8:20 p.m., 21-year-old Vallan Gavilan was standing near the 400 block of West 87th Street, when unknown person(s) drove by and shot him multiple times. Mr. Gavilan was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

This press conference is being scheduled to announce the $50,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for murder.

CONTACT:

For more information contact Detective III, Nathan Kouri, South Bureau Homicide Division (323) 786-5111.


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