STATEMENT: Mayor Garcetti on Tragedy in St. Petersburg

“My heart is with the people of St. Petersburg, who are coping with tremendous loss and sorrow after today’s deadly explosions. I hope that the source of this unthinkable tragedy is discovered quickly, so that their minds can be eased and normalcy restored. On behalf of all Angelenos, I send prayers for peace and offer whatever assistance we can provide to Governor Poltavchenko and everyone in our beautiful sister city on the Baltic Sea.” — Mayor Eric Garcetti