Roger Lemontre Moore, a 40-year-old black man, died Sunday, July 7, one day after he was wounded in the 6000 block of 2nd Avenue in Hyde Park, according to L.A. County coroner’s records.
Moore had parked outside his home about 11:45 p.m. and left his car when a gunman walked up and shot him, LAPD Det. Sal LaBarbera said.
The area where Moore parked is frequented by gang members, but Moore was not a gang member, LaBarbera said. Moore was shot multiple times and died at 12:07 a.m. at the scene, coroner’s spokesman Ed Winter said.
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Police say a 40-year-old man was shot and killed on a Los Angeles street Saturday night.
Authorities said the victim was standing in the 6000 block of 2nd Avenue when another man came up and fired.
The shooting occurred about 11:45 p.m., according to Sgt. Angela McGee of the Los Angeles Police Department’s 77th Street Station.