Man Killed In Boyle Heights Shooting
By EGP News Report
(CNS) – A young man was killed in a car-to-car shooting in Boyle Heights on June 29.
The shooting in the 1300 block of Dacotah Street, at the intersection of Olympic Boulevard, was reported just before 1 a.m., said Sgt. Kristin Hagerty of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollenbeck Station.
Joe David Lobos, 24, was shot multiple times in the upper body. He died at the scene.
Both the victim’s Chevrolet Cavalier and the suspect vehicle – described as a black Ford Explorer – were traveling east on Olympic when the shooting occurred, police said.
“At this time, there is no evidence pointing to it being gang-related,” Hagerty said of the shooting.
Anyone with information should call Hollenbeck Homicide Detectives Garcia or Marin at (323) 342-8996 or (323) 342-8961. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247).
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