Murder was the Case: LA Homicide No. 279, Victim Identified in Westlake Beating

The male body discovered near the corner of Pico Boulevard and Orchard Avenue in the Westlake area on November 25 has been identified as 49-year-old Humberto Rodriguez. Police officers found Rodriguez's body around 6:40 a.m.

Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene. The motive for the killing is still not known and the suspect remains at large. Anyone with information should contact Olympic Homicide Division at 213 382 9470


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