A man beaten to death September 27 has been identified as 60-year-old Warren Elam, according to a report from the Los Angeles County coroner's office. Elam died from blunt force head trauma. The assault occurred in the 2000 block of 113th street in the Watts area.
Police are searching for the suspect and any witnesses. Anyone with any information is urged to contact LAPD's Southeast Division detectives at (213) 485-4341.