Martell Reed, L.A. Homicide No. 28: Teenager Gunned Down Near Gompers Middle School in South Los Angeles

A teenager was shot to death near East 113th Street and San Pedro Street February 12. Martell Reed, 18, died in a shooting reported at 8:05 p.m. Friday. According to police reports, residents heard numerous gunshots and saw Reed on the ground near a curb near Gompers Middle School.

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He was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. Police say Reed was not a gang member and was last seen by his family about 6 p.m. that evening. Anyone with information about the fatal shooting should call LAPD's Southeast division detectives at (213) 485-4344.


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