March 9, 1969: The Tragic Death of Howard Efland By The L.A.P.D. At The Dover Hotel

While several witnesses claimed that Howard Efland died at the scene. Chauncy and Halligan stated that Elfland was alive as they “threw” the body into the back of the police wagon. The claimed that halfway down to the station from where they had arrested him that Efland ┬áhad kicked open the door and fell out onto the Hollywood Freeway.