Isidro Marquez Jr., a 29-year-old Latino, died Saturday, Dec. 3, after he was shot in the 15800 block of Gale Avenue in Hacienda Heights, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Deputies were called to the 99 Cent Store shopping center on Gale Avenue, just east of South Hacienda Boulevard, around 8:09 a.m., regarding a person who was not breathing, said Los Angeles County Sheriff's Sgt. Troy Ewing.
The caller, a U-Haul employee, told investigators he was parking a rental truck when he noticed a white, older model Honda Civic parked behind the businesses with its engine running and front passenger door open, Ewing said.
When the caller checked the car, he discovered Marquez's body in the front seat and dialed 911.
Marquez had a gunshot wound to the head, Ewing said. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:20 a.m.
No one reported hearing the shooting, Ewing said, …
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