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Eduardo Castro, 60

Eduardo Castro, a 59-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Friday, May 17, in the 1400 block of South Concord Street in Boyle Heights, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s records.

About 12:30 p.m., Castro was riding his bike south on South Concord Street when a truck pulled up and a passenger shot him multiple times, said Los Angeles Police Det. Jose Ramirez.

Castro was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:28 p.m., according to coroner’s records.

Detectives are seeking witnesses to the shooting, which occurred in an industrial area. It’s unknown where Castro was heading.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (323) 342-8960. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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