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LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE RAMPART CRIME ANALYSIS DETAIL _______________________________________________________________________________________________                                                                                                                                                                                                          

Murder Warrant

DR# 1102-10377

Susp:  Lopez, Peter Michael           (AKA: “Cracks”)          DOB: 05/16/89        

                  M/H, Shaved head, 5’10” / 165 lbs.  TT: “F**k the World” (chest)

                                                               

         (photo date 12/22/10)                                                        (photo date 10/12/10)                                           (photo date 2/12/10)        

                        

LOCATION:       Sunset Blvd. / Echo Park Ave.         RD:  218                  

DATE & TIME:   05/07/11, 12:30 a.m.                                           

WEAPON:          Armed with handgun.  BS (or black) Handgun 

Warrant No.              LACBA38446802  (Murder)

MO:

Lopez and two additional suspects confronted the victim on the south sidewalk of Sunset Blvd, between Laveta Terrace and Echo Park Ave.  The victim ran from the suspects.  Lopez caught up with the victim, drew a handgun and fired one round striking the victim in the back causing his death.  Two suspects have been arrested and charged with 187 (a) PC.  Peter Lopez remains at large.  He is known to frequent the Echo Park, East Hollywood, and Highland Park areas.  

                                

Please contact Det. Linscomb or Det. Arteaga, Rampart Homicide Unit, at (213) 484-3642 (or 3639) for further information.   After hours, contact the Rampart Watch Commander at (213) 484-3400. The investigating detectives remind the public that all information will be kept strictly confidential.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to (800) LAPD-24-7 [(800) 527-3247].  Anonymous calls may also be made to Crime Stoppers, at (800) 222-TIPS, or (800) 222-8477.  Information may also be texted via cell phone to Crime Stoppers at 274637.  Begin the text with “LAPD.”  Information can also be sent via internet by going to www.LAPDonline.org, then clicking on “Webtips” and following the prompts.  

PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO APPREHEND THIS PERSON ON YOUR OWN.  IF SEEN, CALL 911.