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Man Shot In East LA on 4th of July Dies

A man wounded in a shooting in East Los Angeles died from his injuries on July 5th.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. on July 4 in the 3400 block of Floral Drive, said Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Headquarters Bureau.

The victim was taken to County-USC Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 8:05 p.m., Hernandez said.

Anyone with information about the shooting was urged to contact sheriff’s homicide detectives at (323) 890-5500. Anonymous tips can be made by calling Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.