A reader sent in this photo of a tagging tribute to Eric Zamarripa and Carlos Gonzales , who were killed one week ago Sunday after allegedly being shot by a fellow Echo Park gang member. Gonzales, who lived in Highland Park, was known as “Chopper.”
Meanwhile, a man who claims to be an uncle of Eric posted a story about his nephew on LatinoLA:
* Correction: An earlier version of this post said that Zamarripa was also known as Chopper. But that nickname apparently belonged to Gonzales, according to comments to this post.
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Police blame Echo Park shootings on internal gang feud. The Eastsider
Audio of LAPD News conference on shootings. The Eastsider