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Ricardo Nunez, 35

Ricardo Nunez, a 35-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, Feb. 15 in the 300 block of Douglas Street in Echo Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records.

Shortly before 8:30 a.m., Nunez was standing outside a home when a vehicle drove by and a person inside fired several rounds, LAPD Det. Ray Martinez said.

Nunez was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 11:44 a.m., said Ed Winter, assistant chief of investigations for the coroner’s office.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rampart homicide detectives at (213) 484-3639. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Nicole Santa Cruz

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