Eleazar Lico, a 20-year-old Latino, was shot and killed on Monday, June 1, during a fight in the 3000 block of West Leeward Avenue in Koreatown, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
His brother, Aurelio Lico, a 24-year-old Latino, was shot and killed during the same fight, outside an apartment complex between Vermont and Westmoreland avenues, said Lt. John Radke of the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Bureau Homicide office.
"It just hurts when you think about these cases," Radtke said, "like you can feel it all the way through your body. It's a terrible loss."
Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the fight, Radtke said. The incident began earlier in the day, when Eleazar Lico was allegedly jumped by a 39-year-old Latino who lived in the apartment complex.
The Licos lived in another part of Los Angeles with their family and investigators ...
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