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News Release

Monday, March 21, 2005

Media Relations

One Dead, Two Wounded in Gang Related Shooting


Los Angeles: As a group of friends walked on a South Los Angeles street they were shot at resulting in two wounded and one 18 year-old dead.

On March 21, 2005, at about 5:00 p.m. a group of four young Black men were walking in the 9500 block of South Main Street . At least two Black male suspects walked up behind the group and shot at them. All four were wounded, however, Charlie Wynne died as a result of his injuries. The other victims ages 16 and 19 remain in stable condition at a local hospital.

The motive for this shooting appears to be gang related.

Anyone with information is asked to call Southeast Homicide Detectives, at 213-972-7816. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).