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News Release

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered for Unsolved Murder NR20218dm

Los Angeles: On December 7, 2016, around 7:30 p.m., a homicide occurred in the 4700 block of Grey Drive. The victim, Victor Duenas Jr., was on his front porch when an unidentified suspect, or suspects, fired multiple gunshots in his direction from the street. As Duenas retreated into his residence, additional shots were fired, striking Duenas in the back.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and pronounced Duenas dead at scene.

There is no suspect information.

On August 4, 2020, the Los Angeles City Council approved a $50,000 reward for information leading to the identification, apprehension, and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the shooting death of Victor Duenas, Jr.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Sergio Carrero-Ortiz, Central Bureau Homicide, at (213) 996-4118. 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 Tipsters may also visit 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.