Homicide Information NR20152dm

July 5, 2020

77th Area: On July 2, 2020, around 3:10 p.m., the victim (male Black, 40 years old) was driving in the 5800 block of 4th Avenue when he was involved in a traffic collision. The suspect (male Black, 35 years old) approached on foot and fired multiple rounds, striking the victim. The suspect fled.

The victim was transported by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. It is unknown if the incident was gang related.