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March 29, 2018: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey To Honor Teen, Two Others for Courageous Acts

Ricardo Santiago, Public Information Officer
(213) 257-2000

Next Wednesday, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor three courageous citizens who helped stop crimes in Burbank, Pasadena and Silver Lake.

The honorees include a teenage boy who witnessed a sexual assault and acted quickly to make sure the suspect would be captured; a woman who witnessed a dog being abused by its owner and did not rest until the animal was safe; and a man who helped save his gardener’s livelihood by chasing down a stolen truck.

WHAT:          Courageous Citizen Awards Ceremony

WHEN:          Wednesday, April 4, 2018

TIME:            12-1:30 p.m. (One-on-one interviews available 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.)

WHERE:        The University Club
                     175 North Oakland Ave., 1st Floor
                     Pasadena, CA 91101


• District Attorney Jackie Lacey, the honorees and the deputy district attorneys
Spanish interviews available
• Complimentary valet parking is available on the premises.
• Credentialed media only