L.A. Homicide No. 144: 22-year-old Man Fatally Shot in Sylmar
A 22-year-old man from Pacoima was fatally shot by an unknown suspect on July 4 around 7:50 p.m. The shooting occurred near the corner of Dronfield Avenue and Corcoran Street. (See map after the jump)
The victim, who remains unidentified, was shot multiple times while driving north on Dronfield Ave. He was driven to a nearby hospital by a passenger that was also in the car and later pronounced dead, according to April Harding of LAPD Media Relations. Police are searching for the gunman and believe the shooting may be gang-related.
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Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact Detective Eric Jones of LAPD's Foothill Division (818) 834-3107.
-With reporting from City News Service.
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