Wilmington: Los Angeles Police Department’s Harbor Area Homicide detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the shooting death of 40-year-old Miguel Perez. On Thursday, October 10, 2019, around 11:49 p.m., Harbor Area Patrol officers responded to a radio call of “Assault with a Deadly Weapon shooting” near the area of Young Street just east of Dominguez Avenue. Officers arrived and located Miguel on the sidewalk suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the chest and head.
Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded to render aid; however, Miguel succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.
Residents reported hearing gunshots but did not see a suspect or vehicle.
Anyone with additional information is urged to call Detectives Coffee and Detective Saucedo, Harbor Area Detectives, at (310)726-7880 or (310)726-7887. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to (323) 421-2577 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.