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Edward James Alexander, 32

Edward James Alexander (2018-09-10)

Edward James Alexander, a 32-year-old black man, was shot and killed Monday, Sept. 10, in the 2100 block of West 62nd Street in Chesterfield Square, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.

About 11:05 p.m., people in the area heard gunshots and called police, who arrived and found Alexander in the street with multiple gunshot wounds, said Los Angeles Police Det. Chris Barling.

Alexander was pronounced dead at 11:18 p.m. at the scene, according to coroner’s records.

Investigators believe that Alexander was riding a bike east on West 62nd Street when more than one person shot at him. It’s unknown if the assailants walked up to Alexander or fired from a vehicle, Barling said.

Detectives are seeking additional witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (323) 786-5113. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

Contact the Homicide Report. Follow @nicolesantacruz and @latimeshomicide on Twitter.

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