Kyantra Harris, L.A. Homicide No. 26: Man Killed Shortly after Buying a Bag of Lay's Potato Chips

Los Angeles Police Department detectives are searching for the gunman who killed 22-year-old Kyantra Harris February 12. Harris was attending a party at East 87th Street and San Pedro Street Friday night when he left to go to a nearby store to buy a bag of chips.


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He was shot numerous times around 11:30 p.m. as he was returning to the party. Police found a bag of opened spicy hot Lays potato chips next to his body. Police are looking into the possibility that Harris may have been followed from the store. Harris was rushed to a local hospital where he died of his injuries at 11:59 p.m. Anyone with information about the shooting should call LAPD's Southeast division detectives at (213) 485-4344.


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