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Francisco Gabriel Onofre-Rivera, 21

Francisco Gabriel Onofre-Rivera, a 21-year-old Latino, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, after he was shot in the 1900 block of Meyler Street in San Pedro, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.

Shortly before 11:15 p.m., Onofre-Rivera had just left a party and was standing on a sidewalk when a person fired multiple rounds in his direction, causing him to fall to the ground, according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department.

Two females were also wounded but are expected to survive, police said.

Onofre-Rivera was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead the next day, at 12:20 a.m., according to coroner’s records.

Police are trying to narrow down the vehicle description in their search for a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (310) 726-7889 or (310) 726-7879. 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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