Antonio Cornwell, a 23-year-old black man, was shot and killed Friday, April 14, near South Sepulveda Boulevard and National Boulevard in Palms, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
About 8 p.m., officers from the LAPD's Pacific Division responded to a call of a shooting in the parking lot of a CVS, according to a news release from the department.
Officers found Cornwell in the parking lot suffering from gunshot wounds, police said.
Cornwell was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:12 p.m., according to coroner's records.
Witnesses told police that the shooter, a man with an olive complexion, fled in a small, dark SUV.
Anyone with information is asked to call LAPD's West Bureau at (213) 382-9470. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
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