Serafin Regalado-Ortiz, a 40-year-old Latino, died Tuesday, March 10, nearly a month after he was assaulted in the 300 block of East 91st Street on the border of Green Meadows and Broadway-Manchester, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
On Friday, Feb. 20, about 10:10 a.m., Regalado-Ortiz was a passenger in a Toyota Tacoma truck driving west on East 91st Street, said LAPD Det. Dave Garrido.
The truck came to a stop and a man who was following in another vehicle walked up to the truck, opened the passenger side door and pulled Regalado-Ortiz out.
The man assaulted Regalado-Ortiz, who hit his head on the pavement. Regalado-Ortiz was taken to a hospital, where he remained until he was pronounced dead at 8:20 a.m. on March 10, said Ed Winter, assistant chief of investigations for the coroner's office. An autopsy concluded that he died of ...
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