Alexandro Israel Carreon, a 22-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Tuesday, March 4, in the 7200 block of Richfield Street in Paramount, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Deputies responded to a call of shots fired about 5:30 p.m. and found Carreon on the ground with multiple gunshots to his upper torso, said Lt. Steve Jauch with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Jauch said Carreon was shot while walking on the sidewalk. Carreon was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 6:05 p.m., said Ed Winter, a coroner’s spokesman.
An autopsy showed that Carreon died of a gunshot wound, Winter said.
Anyone with information can call the Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
— Nicole Santa Cruz