LOS ANGELES – A man who was fatally shot in Boyle Heights was identified Thursday, and the investigation was continuing into his death.
Los Angeles Police Department officers were called at 7:49 p.m. Wednesday to the 3100 block of Wynwood Lane, south of the Golden State (5) Freeway, and they learned the victim was sitting in a car when suspects drove up to him and shot at him several times, according to LAPD Officer Matthew Cruz.
Raul Hernandez, 41, died at the scene, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office reported. His city of residence was not known.
No arrests were reported, and no suspect or vehicle description was available.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477. 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.
City News Service contributed to this report.