Eric Roy Guillory, a 57-year-old black man, was shot and killed Tuesday, Sept. 17, near West 2nd and South Centre streets in San Pedro, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
About 11:30 p.m., Guillory was playing a game at a picnic table inside the Rancho San Pedro housing development when a vehicle pulled up, said Los Angeles Police Officer Jeffrey Tiffin.
Multiple rounds were fired at the group, and Guillory was struck once, Tiffin said.
The vehicle, a dark-colored sedan, then fled.
Paramedics responded and Guillory was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:44 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Britney Henderson, Guillory’s daughter, said her father lived in the housing development.
Guillory helped Henderson take care of her four children, ages 15, 12, 8 and 3, and took his grandchildren to and from school on weekdays.
He was always willing to lend a helping hand, whether it was for …
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