Man shot dead in East L.A.

EAST LOS ANGELES — A man was fatally shot in the 3800 block of Whittier Boulevard tonight, said the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department.

The shooting took place at about 6 pm in the 3800 block of Whittier Boulevard. The victim was declared dead at the scene.

No further information was available.

Before today’s killing, 13 people had been murdered in unincorporated East Los Angeles during the past 12 months, according to the L.A. Times Homicide Report.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the homicide detectives at (323) 890-5500.

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  1. And in the entire county of Los Angeles, there were 668 homicides during the past twelve months! Everyone, please report information on crimes to LAPD or Sheriff’s Department. If afraid to do by phone (911) use the Anonymous Tipline. We need to stop these murderers from killing again and again. http://homicide.latimes.com/

    24-Hour Anonymous Tip Line 1-877-LAPD 24-7. (1-877-527-3247

    Battered Women Hotline 310-392-8381
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