Man Shot to Death in East Los Angeles

By City News Service

A man was shot to death during a discussion with two men in East Los Angeles authorities said Tuesday.
The shooting was reported about 10 p.m. Monday at 664 South Ford Blvd., said Deputy Lisa Jansen of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau. Deputies who responded to the shooting call found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso, she said.

Homicide detectives learned “two male suspects came to the residence and knocked on the front door,” Jansen said. “The victim came to the door and
began talking to both suspects through the closed metal security screen door.During the conversation, one of the unknown suspects fired multiple shots
towards the victim, striking him in the upper torso.”

The suspects fled on foot, headed north, she said, and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to call sheriff’s homicide detectives at (323) 890-5500 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at
(800) 222-TIPS (8477) or

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