Murder was the Case: LA Homicide No. 305, Victim Identified in Gang-Related Shooting in Valley Glen
The man who was killed in a gang-related shooting December 26 has been identified as 24-year-old Jose Landaverde. Three other men were wounded in the attack.
View Larger Map
The victims, all Latino males, were shot by a single gunman about 7:05 p.m. in the 13100 block of Vanowen Street. The gunman fled. Police say Landaverde was shot in the chest and died later at a hospital of his injuries. Another victim was shot in the stomach and is listed in critical condition. The two other victims were shot in the leg and hand.
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.