Francisco Cebrero, a 58-year-old Latino man, was shot and killed Sunday, Nov. 1, near Independence Avenue and Saticoy Street in Canoga Park, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s records.
About 9:15 p.m., Cebrero was found in an alley with a gunshot wound, according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department.
Cebrero was pronounced dead at 9:25 p.m., according to coroner’s records. Records show that a passerby found Cebrero, then called police.
Cebrero's family has organized an online fundraiser to pay for funeral expenses. The organizer described Cebrero as a father who would "make our day with a good morning or a goodnight message."
Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (818) 374-9550. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
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