City of LA Offering $50K Reward for Info on Robbery-Murder Suspect

June 25, 2019 - 12:47 pm

The Los Angeles Police Department’s West Bureau Homicide is asking for the public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect responsible for killing 31-year-old Jarick Wayne Henderson of Los Angeles.

On March 16, 2019, at 12:02 p.m., the victim was standing at a taco truck in the 1500 block of North La Brea Avenue.

Investigators believe the suspect took the victim's property from a nearby table and attempted to flee. The victim chased the suspect and the two began to fight. The suspect violently assaulted the victim, causing his death.

The suspect is described as a black man,  25 to 30 years old, with short dread locs, at 6-feet tall. He was last seen wearing a red or orange hoodie, grey pants with red letters or a strip down the side, black and white checkered "Van-style" shoes. Following the incident, the suspect removed his red or orange hooded sweatshirt and was wearing a white T-shirt and exiting the MTA Red Line at the Civic Center on 1st street and Hill in downtown Los Angeles. 

The City of Los Angeles is offering a reward of $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.