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Emilio Borges, 24

Emilio Borges, a 24-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Saturday, Feb. 27, in the 17000 block of Boulay Street in South San Jose Hills, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Borges was driving away from a house party about 12:13 a.m., when an unknown assailant walked up to his car and shot him several times, said Det. Mike Valento of the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau.

Borges was taken to County-USC Medical Center and pronounced dead at 2:09 a.m., said Ed Winter, a spokesman for the coroner's office.

Valento said there were witnesses to the shooting, but police do not have a suspect in custody. They are following several leads.

Anyone with information about Borges' death is asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

-- Sarah Ardalani

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