Jennifer Ann Dickerson, a 31-year-old black woman, was fatally shot Friday, July 29, in the 1300 block of West Pacific Coast Highway in Harbor City, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 1:50 p.m., at least five people were working at a barbecue stand in a Pep Boys parking lot when a person walked up and began shooting, Los Angeles police Officer George Romulo said.
Dickerson and a 34-year-old man were struck by the gunfire, Romulo said. Police are reviewing surveillance footage in the area.
The suspect has been described as a black man who was wearing some sort of mask or bandanna around his face, Romulo said.
Dickerson was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead at 3 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Police are still trying to determine a motive, but said Dickerson was not the intended target.
Dickerson, a ...