Murder was the Case: LA Homicide No. 254, Teenager Killed in Van Nuys

A teenager was fatally shot in Van Nuys October 23. According to police reports, Robert Rodriguez, 14, was shot last Friday around 3:50 p.m. in the 15400 block of Vanowen Street, near Peach Avenue.

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Officers responded and found Rodriguez with a gunshot wound to the head. Police are unclear of the motive but are looking for two Hispanic males between 17 and 20 years old. Anyone with information should contact Van Nuys Division detectives at 818-374-9500.


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