Man dies at Highland Park bus stop


HIGHLAND PARK — A homeless man found dead at a bus stop in Highland Park Monday afternoon died of natural causes, said a spokesperson with the Los Angeles coroner’s office.

The man, Pocoro Javier Martinez, was a transient in his 50s, officials said. He was found dead at the bus stop at the intersection of Figueroa Street and Avenue 56 at 4 p.m.

Detectives with the LAPD Northeast Division have ruled out homicide, said Rosario Herrera with LAPD Media Relations.

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