LOS ANGELES – A man who was killed in a drive-by shooting in the Vermont Knolls area of Los Angeles was identified by county authorities Friday.
The shooting was reported about 10:10 p.m. Tuesday at West 83rd and Figueroa streets, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
James Hall III, 40, was the victim of the shooting and died at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
According to police and reports from the scene, Hall was sitting in his vehicle with his girlfriend when one or more suspects pulled up next to them and dozens of shots were fired, fatally wounding him but not injuring the woman.
A motive for the crime was not known. Anyone with information on the case was urged to call 877-LAPD-247.