Man Shot and is Listed in Critical Condition

March 16, 2006

Los Angeles: Robbery Homicide detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating any witnesses who may have seen the shooting of a North Hollywood man on Wednesday night.

On March 15, 2006, at about 8:25 p.m., the victim, a 19-year-old resident of North Hollywood was walking in the area of Vineland Avenue and Sherman Way when he was confronted by an unknown man who brandished a handgun. Seemingly, without provocation, the man shot several times at the victim hitting him one time in the chest.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in extremely critical condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Robbery Homicide Detectives at 213-485-2129. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (529-3855).