Jonathan Hart, a 21-year-old black man, was shot and killed Sunday, Dec. 2, in the 1500 block of Vine Street in Hollywood, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Shortly after 8 p.m., Hart got into an argument with a security guard at a Walgreens in the area, said Los Angeles Police Officer Norma Eisenman. The security guard pulled out a handgun and shot Hart, police said.
Hart was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:22 p.m., according to coroner’s records. Hart died from a gunshot wound to the neck, records show.
The security guard is cooperating with police and was not arrested, police said.
Attorneys for Hart’s family this week said that a wrongful-death suit is planned against Walgreens.
Carl Douglas, the attorney, also called on Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey to file manslaughter charges against the ...