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Jostin Sosa Ordonez, 17

Jostin Sosa Ordonez, a 17-year-old Latino, was fatally shot Monday, Jan. 9, in the 4100 block of South Figueroa Street in Vermont Square, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Sosa Ordonez was found shot several times on a residential sidewalk about 6 a.m., said Ed Winter, spokesman for the coroner's office. Authorities were called and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Winter had no other information about the case.

Anyone with details about the shooting is asked to contact the LAPD at (877) 527-3247. Tipsters who would like to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Los Angeles Times

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