Billy Steward, L.A. Homicide No. 67: Man Fatally Shot in Leimert Park

A man was fatally shot near Leimert Park, and police are searching for two teenage boys who are believed to be responsible for the gang-related attack March 31.

Billy Steward, 22, died at the scene. The attack took place shortly before 10 a.m. Wednesday in the 4100 block of Garthwaite Avenue. Police said the two gunmen, who are believed to be about 14 to 15 years old, fled in a blue Honda. Anyone with information about the shooting should call LAPD Southwest Division detectives at (213) 952-6571. (View map after the jump).


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