Martin Perez, 35
Martin Perez, a 35-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Thursday, April 26, in the 1600 block of East 87th Place in Florence-Firestone, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Perez was the victim of a walk-up shooting about 3:25 a.m., said sheriff's homicide Sgt. Recchia, who is handling the case.
After the incident, authorities were called and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:44 a.m.
Sgt. Recchia said there is no description of the shooter.
Investigators believe the shooting was gang-related. The victim was a documented gang member.
Anyone with information about the fatal shooting is asked to contact Sgt. Recchia at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
-- Los Angeles Times