By LUCY GUANUNA
BOYLE HEIGHTS — Police are investigating a Thursday night shooting near the corner of 4th Street and Evergreen Avenue that left one man with a gunshot wound in his torso.
The victim was sitting near the corner when the suspect drove up in a black sedan and fired numerous rounds in the victim’s direction at about 9:30 pm, said Lt. Marla Ciuffetelli with LAPD Hollenbeck Division. The suspect then fled in an unknown direction.
The victim, a man in his 50s, was rushed to the hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound. His condition is unknown.
The shooting remains under investigation, said Ciuffetelli.
Update on Feb. 14: The victim, Jose Cruz, died from his injuries one day after the shooting. Boyle Heights Beat
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