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Thursday, October 1, 2020

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Wilmington: The Los Angeles Police Department's Harbor Area Homicide Detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the drive-by shooting death of 18-year-old Raemond Jarrod Santos.

On September 30, 2020, around 1:50 a.m., Raemond Jarrod Santos was sitting in his vehicle in the 1200 block of North Drumm Avenue. Mr. Santos was parked at the east curb when a vehicle with unknown suspect(s) stopped next to his vehicle and fired multiple rounds in Mr. Santos direction.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to render aid; however, Mr. Santos succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased just after 3:00 a.m.

At this time, the detectives do not have any leads as to the suspect's identity and are asking for the public's help. Detectives are asking for any witnesses, who may provide a description of the vehicle, to please call Harbor Detectives.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Detectives Cortez and Killingsworth, Harbor Area Detectives, at 310-726-7889 or 310-726-7879. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.



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