A 40-year-old Hispanic male wielding a machete was gunned down August 20 in the 500 block of South Coronado Street, between Sixth and Fifth streets.
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!
View Larger Map
According to police reports, Oscar Lopez-Hernandez was carrying a machete when he got into an argument with an Hispanic male who was around the age of 20. Lopez-Hernandez was shot in the chest by the unknown shooter. The incident occurred 7:30 p.m. Police are unclear about why the two men got into an argument but suspect the incident was gang-related. Anyone with information should contact Rampart Division detectives (213) 484-3400.