Suspect in 4 homicides in LA arrested

Police in Los Angeles are searching for more possible victims of the suspect, who is being held on $2 million bail.
1:31 | 12/04/23

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REENA, THANK YOU. >>> POLICE IN LOS ANGELES ARE >>> POLICE IN LOS ANGELES ARE TRYING TO DETERMINE IF THE TRYING TO DETERMINE IF THE ALLEGED SERIAL KILLER ARRESTED ALLEGED SERIAL KILLER ARRESTED IN THE FATAL SHOOTINGS OF FOUR IN THE FATAL SHOOTINGS OF FOUR PEOPLE HAS KILLED BEFORE. PEOPLE HAS KILLED BEFORE. THOSE FOUR MURDERS TOOK PLACE THOSE FOUR MURDERS TOOK PLACE OVER THE COURSE OF FOUR DAYS. OVER THE COURSE OF FOUR DAYS. THREE OF THE VICTIMS WERE THREE OF THE VICTIMS WERE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS. EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS. MORE NOW FROM ABC'S JACLYN LEE. MORE NOW FROM ABC'S JACLYN LEE. >> Reporter: TONIGHT POLICE IN >> Reporter: TONIGHT POLICE IN LOS ANGELES ARE SEARCHING FOR LOS ANGELES ARE SEARCHING FOR MORE POSSIBLE VICTIMS OF AN MORE POSSIBLE VICTIMS OF AN ALLEGED SERIAL KILLER, NOW BEING ALLEGED SERIAL KILLER, NOW BEING HELD ON $2 MILLION BAIL AFTER A HELD ON $2 MILLION BAIL AFTER A WEEK-LONG MANHUNT. WEEK-LONG MANHUNT. >> WHAT MAKE YOU BELIEVE THERE >> WHAT MAKE YOU BELIEVE THERE ARE ADDITIONAL VICTIMS OUT ARE ADDITIONAL VICTIMS OUT THERE? THERE? >> BASED ON HIS CRIMINAL >> BASED ON HIS CRIMINAL HISTORY. HISTORY. HE DIDN'T JUST START DOING THIS HE DIDN'T JUST START DOING THIS A WEEK AGO. A WEEK AGO. >> Reporter: OFFICIALS SAY >> Reporter: OFFICIALS SAY 33-YEAR-OLD JERRID POWELL KILLED 33-YEAR-OLD JERRID POWELL KILLED FOUR PEOPLE, ONE EACH DAY FOUR PEOPLE, ONE EACH DAY BETWEEN NOVEMBER 26th AND 29th. BETWEEN NOVEMBER 26th AND 29th. THREE VICTIMS WERE UNHOUSED MEN THREE VICTIMS WERE UNHOUSED MEN BETWEEN THE AGES OF 37 AND 62. BETWEEN THE AGES OF 37 AND 62. EACH SHOT SEPARATELY WHILE THEY EACH SHOT SEPARATELY WHILE THEY WERE SLEEPING ALONE ON A WERE SLEEPING ALONE ON A SIDEWALK OR IN AN ALLEY, SIDEWALK OR IN AN ALLEY, ACCORDING TO POLICE. ACCORDING TO POLICE. >> IT WAS CHILLING, THE COLD >> IT WAS CHILLING, THE COLD BLOODED MANNER IN WHICH HE WALKS BLOODED MANNER IN WHICH HE WALKS UP AND SHOOTS THIS INDIVIDUAL UP AND SHOOTS THIS INDIVIDUAL WITHOUT ANY HESITATION. WITHOUT ANY HESITATION. >> Reporter: AUTHORITIES SAY >> Reporter: AUTHORITIES SAY POWELL FOLLOWED A FOURTH VICTIM POWELL FOLLOWED A FOURTH VICTIM HOME TO ROB HIM, GUNNING THE HOME TO ROB HIM, GUNNING THE HUSBAND AND FATHER OF TWO DOWN HUSBAND AND FATHER OF TWO DOWN IN HIS OWN GARAGE. IN HIS OWN GARAGE. INVESTIGATORS IDENTIFYING A GRAY INVESTIGATORS IDENTIFYING A GRAY BMW OF INTEREST IN RUNNING AN BMW OF INTEREST IN RUNNING AN AUTOMATIC LICENSE PLATE READER AUTOMATIC LICENSE PLATE READER SYSTEM, LEADING TO POWELL'S SYSTEM, LEADING TO POWELL'S ARREST IN BEVERLY HILLS. ARREST IN BEVERLY HILLS. >> THE RESULT OF THEIR WORK HAS >> THE RESULT OF THEIR WORK HAS POSITIVELY IDENTIFIED THE POSITIVELY IDENTIFIED THE HANDGUN RECOVERED FROM HANDGUN RECOVERED FROM MR. POWELL'S CAR AS BEING THE MR. POWELL'S CAR AS BEING THE MURDER WEAPON OF OUR THREE MURDER WEAPON OF OUR THREE HOMICIDES. HOMICIDES. >> Reporter: LINSEY, THE L.A. >> Reporter: LINSEY, THE L.A. DISTRICT ATTORNEY SAID HE AND DISTRICT ATTORNEY SAID HE AND HIS TEAM WILL REVIEW THE CASE HIS TEAM WILL REVIEW THE CASE TOMORROW AND DECIDE ON CHARGES. TOMORROW AND DECIDE ON CHARGES. LI

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