ECHO PARK — Police are investigating an early morning shooting near Alvarado and Santa Ynez streets that left one man dead in Echo Park. The victim was transported to a hospital where he died from his injuries, said Sgt. Richard Gonzales with the Rampart Division. Officers were called to the scene at about 2:15 a.m. No further information was available.
@MarkWalker reported hearing about six gun shots.
Update on June 3: The victim has been identified as John Alvarado.