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Jerry Alexander Ramos, 25

Jerry Alexander Ramos, a 25-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, Oct. 7, in the 1200 block of South Crenshaw Boulevard in Arlington Heights, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.

Shortly after 8 p.m., Ramos was standing alone outside when he was shot, said Los Angeles Police Det. Sean Kinchla. Ramos was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:27 p.m., according to coroner’s records.

Police believe that a person wearing dark clothing walked up to Ramos, shot him, then ran north, Kinchla said. 

Ramos had just gotten off work, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call (213) 382-9470. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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

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