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News Release

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Media Relations

Attempt Murder of 50-Year-Old Woman NR15334mjl

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Criminal Gang Homicide Division detectives are seeking the assistance from the public in locating Nathaniel Lang.

On the evening of September 6, 2015, around 8:40 p.m., Los Angeles Police Department's Southeast officers responded to an ambulance shooting in the area of 90th Street and Central Avenue. When they arrived, they discovered a female victim in her 50's suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to her chest. The victim was transported to a local hospital and survived her injuries.

The investigation has identified Nathan Lang as a suspect in this case. Lang is described as a 23-years-old male black with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 250 pounds. Lang is known to frequent the area of 93rd Street and Central Avenue.

If anyone has any information regarding the whereabouts of Nathaniel Lang, please contact Criminal Gang Homicide Division detectives at (323) 786-5111. During non-business hours or on the weekends, calls should be directed to the LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should 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 keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to LAPD, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.