Aggravated Assault

Incident:  Two males parked at the southwest corner of Hoover Street and 30th Street, exited their car and then walked a short distance west. The suspects then fired several gunshots at a man in front of them on 30th Street.

The suspects then ran back to their car and were last seen entering the southbound on-ramp to the 110 Freeway at Exposition Boulevard. The victim left the scene prior to the officers’ arrival.

Date & Time: Oct. 7, 2020 at approximately 1 a.m.

Location:  Hoover Street and 30th Street (off-campus

Suspect Description

Suspect 1:  Male, wearing red sweatpants, a red hoodie and a blue surgical mask.

Suspect 2:  Male, wearing black sweatpants, a black hoodie and a blue surgical mask.

Suspect vehicle:  Light gray 2013 Hyundai four-door sedan with moon roof.

If you were in the vicinity during the time of this incident, the Department of Public Safety (DPS) asks for your help in identifying the suspects. If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact DPS at (213) 740-6000 or the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) at (213) 485-6571. If you are ever in immediate danger, call LAPD at 911 or DPS at (213) 740-4321.

Help fight crime by reporting suspicious persons and/or activity to DPS immediately. Please note that race, ethnicity gender, and/or religious affiliation are NOT considered the basis for suspicion; only behaviors are considered suspicious.

For your safety, please review USC’s transportation safety resources across the campus. If you or someone you know has been affected by an incident on or near campus, USC provides numerous health and wellness resources.

DPS issued this crime alert for your safety in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Act.