A number of WSSM area residents have had altercations with the same homeless man who is circulating in our area.
Dwayne McKenzie has threatened pedestrians including a woman walking with stroller, and has also gone up to cars while in traffic, in one instance throwing a rock. He drew a knife on someone near Chase Bank off the alley at Overland.
The LAPD would like to be notified of any threatening or dangerous interactions you have had with this person. He has been arrested once and is due to report to court. It is important that all altercations be a part of the record. If you are threatened by this person or observe dangerous behavior on his part, please call the LAPD – 310-444-0702, or 911 (in an emergency only) – to request a response and also be certain to make a report. Higher resolution photo HERE.