Police are asking for the public’s help to find the shooters who opened fire last week on an El Sereno cyclist in the 5200 block of Templeton Street. A clip from a surveillance video shows what took place on the late afternoon of Tuesday, July 30. LAPD provided more details about what is believed to be a gang-related shooting:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2013, around 5:30 p.m, a man was riding his bicycle on the 5200 block of Templeton Street, when two suspects driving a tan Toyota 4Runner drove past the pedestrian and suddenly stopped their vehicle. The two suspects came out of the 4Runner and fired numerous shots. The pedestrian speeding away on his bicycle was hit by the gunfire. The victim was treated and release at a local hospital for a non-life threatening wounds.
Persons with information about the shooting are asked to call Hollenbeck Division Detective Donna Cornejo at (323) 224-0104 or (877) 527-3247 on weekends and during non business hours. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477)