Johnnie Jones III, 30
Johnnie Jones III, a 30-year-old black man, was shot and killed Saturday, Jan. 17, in the 45400 block of Corkwood Avenue in Lancaster, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.
Shortly after 10:30 p.m., Jones got into an argument with two black men, one of whom pulled out a handgun and fired, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Jones was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 11:17 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.