Stephanie Marie Rojas, a 37-year-old Latina, was shot and killed Wednesday, Aug. 29, in the 900 block of Euclid Avenue in Boyle Heights, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Coroner's records show that a person driving by found Rojas wounded in the street and called police.
About 4:55 a.m., officers responded to a call of a shooting in the area and found Rojas, said Los Angeles police Det. Jose Ramirez. Rojas was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:10 a.m., according to coroner’s records.
Detectives said robbery has been ruled out as the motive, as Rojas still had personal belongings on her. Police are looking for witnesses to the shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call Hollenbeck Division detectives at (323) 342-8960. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.