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Erick Roche Jr., 17

Erick Roche Jr., a 17-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Thursday, Nov. 19, in the 6400 block of Rosemead Boulevard in Pico Rivera, authorities said.

Roche was discovered after a person driving by saw a body in the street and called police, said Deputy Aura Sierra of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Roche was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:56 p.m., according to coroner's records.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Long Beach police at (562) 570-7244 or the Sheriff’s Department at (323) 890-5500.

-- Seema Mehta

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