Murder Suspect Arrested in Blair Hills Area Shooting

Los Angeles Police Department Homicide detectives have arrested a 27-year-old man in connection with a deadly shooting at a parking lot near Blair Hills.

In a press release, LAPD officials said that around 3:15 p.m. on December 16, a male victim was shot during a robbery after exiting a business near the 3500 block of South La Cienega Boulevard in a Target parking lot. Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital where he later died.

Through the course of their investigation, South Bureau Homicide detectives identified 27-year-old Allen Robinson as the prime suspect responsible for the murder.

On December 29, South Bureau Homicide detectives, Metropolitan Division, Gang and Narcotics Division and the FBI/LAPD Fugitive Task Force Team conducted a multi-location operation. Robinson was taken into custody by the Task Force Team in Moreno Valley, while Metropolitan Division simultaneously served a search warrant at his residence in Los Angeles.

On December 31, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office filed murder and robbery charges against Robinson.

Anyone with additional information about this crime is asked to contact South Bureau Homicide Detective Jamison at (323)786-5111. 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


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