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News Release

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered on Fatal Hit and Run

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Thursday, February 27, 2020
1:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Central Station Roll Call Room
251 East 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

WHO:
LAPD Captain Gary Walters, Commanding Officer, Central Traffic Division
LAPD Detective Juan Campos, Central Traffic Division
Victim's children and extended family

WHY:
On February 24, 2020, around 12:50 a.m., a Hispanic couple were walking northbound on Sunset Boulevard, east of White Knoll Drive. Prior to reaching the north curb of Sunset Boulevard, they were struck by a red or burgundy 4-door sedan and were dragged approximately 50 feet.

A 71-year-old male and his 58-year-old companion, identified as Morena Del Carmen Alvarado-Lopez, were transported to a local hospital with severe injuries. Morena Del Carmen passed away at the hospital.

CONTACT:
For more information, please contact Detective Juan Campos at 213-486-0755, or email 31480@LAPD.Online.



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