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Tristian Devon Johnson, 22

Tristian Devon Johnson, a 22-year-old black man, was fatally shot Tuesday, Oct. 14, in the 2200 block of Eighth Avenue in Arlington Heights, according to police and Los Angeles County coroner’s records.

Johnson was walking down the street about 9 p.m. when a person shot him, said LAPD Officer Jane Kim. The shooter was described as a black man between 18 and 20 who was wearing a black hoodie.  Police believe he left the scene in a blue Jeep Cherokee.

Johnson was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 9:20 p.m., said Ed Winter, assistant chief of investigations for the coroner’s office.

Anyone with information is asked to call West Bureau Homicide at 213-382-9470. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Adolfo Flores

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