LAPD Detective Investigating Derrick Rose Rape Case Found DEAD from a Gunshot Wound
According to the LA Times one of the one of two detectives assigned NBA star Derrick Rose case died Tuesday after being found with a gunshot wound. Nadine Hernandez, the 44-year-old, LAPD detective was in the department’s Robbery-Homicide Division Special Assault Section. She frequently was involved in high-profile sex crime cases, authorities said. According to Whittier police Lt. Steve Dean Whittier police received a call at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday reporting an attempted suicide in the 8400 block of Via Sierra Ramal.
Hernandez was taken to PIH Health Hospital in Whittier, where she died at 3:27 p.m. Its unclear whether the death was a suicide or a homicide.