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Eric Lamar Holloway, 27

Eric Lamar Holloway, a 27-year-old black man, was fatally shot Monday, Aug. 7, near Maple Avenue and Catalina Avenue in Pasadena, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. 

About 3:30 a.m., Pasadena police responded to a call regarding shots in the area and a man lying in the street bleeding, according to a news release. Upon arriving, officers found Holloway suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He was transported to a hospital, where he died at 5:31 a.m., according to coroner’s records. 

Later that night, about 9 p.m., officers arrested Deleon Malik Jackson, 22, on suspicion of murder. Police said the men knew each other, but a motive for the shooting was unclear. 

Prosecutors charged Jackson on Aug. 10 with one count of murder. He is scheduled to return to court on Aug. 24 for a preliminary hearing. 

Anyone who may have information about the investigation is asked to call Pasadena Police Det. Anthony Russo at (626) 744-6412 or the Pasadena Police Dispatch line at (626) 744-4241. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

Contact the Homicide Report. Follow @jeromercampbell and @latimeshomicide on Twitter.

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