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Carson Assault Suspect Julio Cesar Roman


*SUSPECT IDENTIFIED* #LASD Carson Detectives Need Your Help Locating Carson Assault Suspect Julio Cesar Roman

Carson Station detectives are asking for your help in locating Julio Cesar Roman. Suspect Roman is wanted for the brutal attack on convenience store clerk, Darlecia D’Andrade, on Saturday, June 16, 2018, at approximately 5:56 a.m., 900 block of West Sepulveda Boulevard, Harbor City.

Detectives learned that shortly after the suspect entered the local convenience store and made a purchase, he slashed the victim across the face and abdomen with an unknown object. The suspect ran out of the store and drove away, southbound on Vermont Avenue. The motive for the attack is unknown.

With the public’s assistance, the suspect has been identified as Julio Cesar Roman. He is described as a male Hispanic 23 years-old, 5’05” tall, 150lbs, with brown hair, and hazel eyes.

During the incident, suspect Roman was wearing a black and green hat with the phrase, “I (marijuana leaf) weed,” red T-shirt, and black pants and the red four door sedan has been located.

A felony arrest warrant has been issued. Suspect Roman may frequent the San Pedro area and we are seeking the public’s help in locating him.

Victim Darlecia D’Andrade was released from the hospital after being treated for her injuries. She has not been able to return to work since the incident.

Carson Station appreciates the kindness and support shown for Mrs. D’Andrade as she recovers.

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