HOLLYWOOD – A man who was fatally shot in Hollywood was identified by authorities Tuesday, as detectives continued their investigation into the crime.
The shooting was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Monday near Vine Street and La Mirada Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Deshawn Townsel, 23, died at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.
No arrests were reported, and no suspect information was available.
Anyone with information on the case was urged to call West Bureau Homicide investigators at 213-382-9470, or 877-LAPD-247. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or use the website lacrimestoppers.org.