Murder Was the Case: L.A. Homicide No. 223, Man Found on Valley Street

Around 2:10 a.m. September 3, Los Angeles County Sheriff Department deputies, who were driving through the city of Los Angeles, found a man who was  "down and unconscious" on the corner of Jardine Avenue and Foothill Boulevard. A rescue ambulance was called to the scene but paramedics could not save Tujunga resident Mike Leroy Coffey. So far, detectives are not saying how the 34-year-old Coffey died but believe he was murdered. Anyone with information about Coffey's mysterious end should contact Foothill Division detectives at (818) 834-3115.

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