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  • Death date
  • Dec. 10, 2013
  • Address
  • Watts
  • 1500 block of West 107th Street

George Jimenez, 27

George Jimenez, a 27-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Tuesday, Dec. 10, in the 1500 block of East 107th Street in Watts, according to the L.A. County coroner’s office.

About 7:20 p.m., Jimenez was standing in front of a home when he was shot, said LAPD Det. Supervisor Sal LaBarbera.

Investigators believe that a vehicle drove by and a person inside fired several shots, but they do not have a suspect or vehicle description.

Jimenez was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 7:50 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Gang Homicide Division at (213) 485-4341. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Nicole Santa Cruz

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