Mohammed Mizanur Rahman, a 34-year-old man from Bangladesh, was shot to death Tuesday, Jan. 17, in the 2100 block of North Vermont Avenue in Los Feliz, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records and authorities.
About 3:30 a.m., a man entered a Chevron station and purchased an item, police said. The man later returned to the counter, pulled out a handgun and demanded money.
Rahman, a clerk at the station, complied, but the assailant shot him. Rahman called 911 and was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 5:25 a.m., according to coroner’s records.
The gunman fled in a light-colored car, police said.
Hours after the shooting, local residents stopped at the gas station to hug members of the staff, who stood beside a cordon of yellow police tape.
Benoit Hecquet, who lives near the station, said he was shocked. Hecquet ...