(Sept. 8, 2003) -- A man believed to be 18-22 years old was fatally shot while walking in the 1100 block of Pine Ave. in the 1st Council district on Sept. 7 shortly after 11:30 p.m.
LBPD says the unidentified man was confronted by a suspect(s) on foot who shot at him several times. Police say the victim ran southbound and tried to hide behind a vehicle, but the suspect(s) confronted him and fired still more rounds.
The victim continued to run...and eventually collapsed. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead just after midnight.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call LBPD Homicide Detectives Bryan McMahon or David Rios at (562) 570-7244.