Jonah Min Hwang, an 8-year-old boy, was shot and killed Monday, Feb. 20, in the 1100 block of West 111th Street in Pomona, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 6:30 p.m., Jonah was in the living room of a home with other children and adults. The residents of the home had invited a family over to dinner, Pomona Police Lt. Eddie Vazquez said.
A car pulled up outside and a person began shooting. Jonah was the only person who was struck by the gunfire, Vazquez said.
Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel treated the boy before rushing him to a hospital, said supervising fire dispatcher Ed Pickett, who confirmed that the boy had been shot in the head.
Police do not believe the residents have any gang connections, but this is the second time the house had been shot at in three weeks, Vazquez ...