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News Release

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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Assault with a Deadly Weapon Suspect Wanted NR20079ti

April 16, 2020 UPDATE

On April 13, 2020, around 11:45 a.m., 25-year-old, Lloyd Brooks (Booking Number 5914874) was arrested for Penal Code §245(A)(1)-Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

April 9, 2020 UPDATE

The 44-years-old victim was released from a local hospital in good condition on March 11, 2020.

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Southwest Division are asking for the
public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification of the suspect involved in an Assault with a Deadly Weapon incident.

On March 11, 2020, around 2:35 p.m., the suspect exited an MTA bus near the area of 5000 block of Exposition Boulevard and waited for the victim. As the victim exited the bus, the suspect blind sided him and punched him on the side of the face, knocking him unconscious. While the victim was lying on the ground, the suspect then stomped on his face and fled the scene southbound La Brea Boulevard.

The suspect is described as a 20 to 30-year-old male Black. He stands around 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs around 170 pounds. He was wearing dark shoes, white socks, dark shorts, and dark hoodie.

Anyone with information about this incident are asked to contact Southwest Division Detectives at (213) 485-2197. 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.