Man Fatally Shot in Boyle Heights

By City News Service

Authorities Monday identified a man shot to death in Boyle Heights.

Raul Ceja Jr., 25, was gunned down about 9:35 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of Mott Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Firefighters responded but were unable to revive Ceja, who he was pronounced dead at the scene.

No suspect information was made available, nor did police release any details on the circumstances leading up to the shooting or a possible motive.

Anyone with information regarding Ceja’s killing was urged to call detectives at the LAPD’s Hollenbeck Station at (213) 342-8959.

After-hours or weekend calls should be directed to (877) LAPD-24-7.

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