Murder Was the Case: L.A. Homicide No. 177, Injured Man Found at Bus Stop Dies
On July 16, around 6 a.m., police found 29-year-old Thomas Pearson Jr. by a bus stop on the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. and Leimert boulevards.
View Larger Map
Pearson was the victim of a gunshot wound to the head. Police speculate that he may have been shot as early as 3 a.m. He was transported to the hospital where he died of his injuries July 20, four days later. Police have no suspects in the shooting death. Anyone with information should contact South Bureau Homicide at (213) 485-4341.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss LA Weekly's biggest stories.
- Man Who Spit on Transgender Woman at Target Arrested
Sat., Sep. 5, 12:30pm
Sat., Sep. 5, 8:00pm
Sun., Sep. 6, 12:35pm
Sun., Sep. 6, 1:00pm
- Conservative Hollywood Welcomes Sarah Palin & Anti-Immigrant Author
- Rich, White Manhattan Beach Keeps Out the Riffraff With a Weird Law Against Eating (VIDEO)