Wilbert Gaitan, a 25-year-old Latino , was fatally shot Friday, Dec. 2, in the 2700 block of West 11th Street in Pico-Union, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Officers responded to a shooting call about 8:45 p.m. and found Gaitan on the ground with several gunshot wounds, according to an LAPD news release.
Paramedics were called and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
During the investigation, detectives learned at the time of the shooting that two Latinos were seen running from the area. They then got into a green compact import car and drove away, officials said.
Anyone with information about the death of Wilbert Gaitan is asked to contact Olympic area homicide Det. Matt Geres at (213) 382-9470. Tipsters who's like to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (800) 222-8477.
— Los Angeles Times