Louise Savior, 31
Posted Aug. 8, 2011, 10:44 a.m.
Louise Savior, a 31-year-old Latina, died Saturday, Aug. 6, after suffering trauma in the 4000 block of South Main Street in Historic South-Central, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Ed Winter, spokesman for the coroner's office, said authorities received a 911 call regarding screams coming from a van about 3:45 a.m.
When police arrived, they found a man beating Savior. Paramedics were called and the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Coroner's records show she died from blunt-force trauma to the head.
Winter said the assailant was taken into custody; however he did not have the man's name.
The Times has contacted investigators to obtain additional information about the case and will provide an update as soon as possible.
Anyone with details about the killing is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
-- Los Angeles Times