Posted Aug. 14, 2015
Alexander Deleon, a 19-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Friday, Aug. 7, in the 5400 block of Atlantic Boulevard in Maywood, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies received a call about 12:09 p.m. about an assault with a deadly weapon at the Maywood Inn, said Sgt. Robert Gray.
When deputies arrived, they found Deleon in a room on the third floor of the hotel with a gunshot wound to the head, according to coroner's records. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:30 p.m.
A 41-year-old man living in the next room was also shot, apparently by a stray bullet from the shooting in Deleon's room, Gray said, He was treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound in his left leg and is expected to survive. Gray said he had no ...
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