Jose Dimas Torres, a 26-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Thursday, Aug. 6, near Vanowen Street and Vineland Avenue in North Hollywood, according to Los Angeles County medical examiner-coroner's records.
About 2:20 a.m., officers from the Los Angeles Police Department’s North Hollywood Division responded to a call of a shooting at an intersection and found Torres on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds, according to a news release from the LAPD.
Investigators believe that Torres and another person were walking east on Vanowen Street when a person walked up to them and shot Torres.
Torres was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Detectives did not release additional suspect information.
Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Rachel Evans at (818) 374-9550. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
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