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Jorge Alberto Herrera, 24

Jorge Herrera, a 24-year-old Latino, was fatally shot Saturday, Dec. 22, in the 1400 block of West 65th Place in Harvard Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Ed Winter, spokesman for the coroner's office, said residents in the area heard gunshots about 4 a.m. They observed people running after the shooting.

More than three hours after the gunfire, Herrera was discovered on the sidewalk. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about the slaying is asked to contact the LAPD Criminal Gang and Homicide Division at (213) 485-1383. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Los Angeles Times

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