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Kendrec McDade, 19 [Update]

Kendrec Lavelle McDade (2012-03-24)

Kendrec McDade, a 19-year-old black man, was fatally shot by Pasadena police Saturday, March 24, in the 700 block of Sunset Avenue in Pasadena, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

McDade, of Azusa, was shot about 11 p.m. near the intersection of Orange Grove Boulevard and Sunset Avenue, Pasadena police Sgt. John Mercado said.

Officers were responding to a report of a robbery when they saw the man later identified as McDade and pursued him.

Coroner’s records show McDade was shot several times.

Police declined to say Sunday whether McDade was armed or to provide any further details about the shooting.

Anyone with information about the incident and wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

[Updated March 27: Azusa coach, friends mourn suspect killed by Pasadena police]

[Updated May 11: Autopsy report: Kendrec McDade shot point-blank by Pasadena police]

[Updated October 23: District attorney won't charge 911 caller in Kendrec McDade killing]

[Updated December 17: Pasadena police shooting of Kendrec McDade was justified, D.A. says]

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