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Pop Smoke Killed: NYPD holds briefing

Pop Smoke Killed: NYPD holds briefing
all right good morning I'll give you my name on Captain Steve Laurie ste ve Lu RIE the commanding officer of LAPD Hollywood area I apologize this information is very preliminary at this point as we're just getting started in this investigation I can tell you that at 4:55 this morning multiple LAPD Hollywood units responded to a call at 2:03 three Hercules Drive in the Hollywood Hills the radio call was called in by someone from back east and stated a friend of theirs home was being broken into by multiple suspects and that one of them was armed with a handgun when officers arrived they're approximately six minutes later they discovered a victim inside the house had been shot they called the fire department who arrived and transported that victim to cedars-sinai hospital where he was pronounced dead some hours later I'm not sure of the time he was pronounced officers detained several people were inside the house however all of those folks were released it was widely reported that someone at the scene was arrested that is not true no one was arrested at the scene it has also been widely reported that the victim is a music star of some import we have not confirmed the identity of the victim yet so we are not stating that operations West Bureau homicide is investigating this there at scene now and they'll have more details as the day goes on and again I apologize but that's all we have at this and I take questions if you have it yes sir the 911 9-1-1 call...
pop smoke killed nypd holds briefing
came from back east it was apparently a friend of someone who's inside the residence who had been contacted from inside the residence and had in turn called 9-1-1 I don't know I don't know I don't know the house to being used as in there baby no it's it's reported out there but we haven't confirmed the identity to the victim he appeared to be about 20 to 30 years old no only one person was shot yes there were several witnesses and they're being interviewed by homicide detectives now I know it's early in the investigation but obviously neighbors are concerned is there any indication that this could have been a targeted attack shooting or this was a random home invasion that's a really good question that we just don't know yet again we're just starting the interview folks I know this is very preliminary yes at least one of the suspects was wearing a black mask from the other house how many suspects do you believe there were there are varying reports between 2:00 and 6:00 so depending on which version is correct it's between 2 and 6 I don't know I think someone just adds that yeah yes yeah we don't know yet in a few hours when homicide has done some witness interviews I'm sure I can get you guys more info I have holiday this is really just the basics as we're getting started okay thank you you have some putting is punished