BOYLE HEIGHTS — The LAPD is asking for the public’s help to help find the gunman responsible for the fatal shooting of a man this weekend in what may have been a gang-related killing in Boyle Heights. The LAPD Hollenbeck Division provided the following details of the crime:
On April 19, 2014, around 12:20 a.m., 25-year-old Ramon Gerardo Vera was in a parking lot at an apartment complex in the 2900 block of East Olympic Boulevard when someone shot him multiple times with a 12-gauge shotgun. Vera was pronounced dead at the scene by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics.
Anyone with information about this murder is urged to contact Hollenbeck Homicides Detectives Eagleson or Chavez at (323) 342-8957 or the Hollenbeck Watch Commander’s Office at (323) 342-4100.