Pacoima man fatally wounded in his front yard
Jorge Rueda was with the group in 11400 block of Magee Avenue when someone fired from a distance around 11:30 p.m. Monday. Rueda was taken to a local hospital, where he died a short time later, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
Since January 2007, at least 30 homicides have been reported in Pacoima, according to a Times database.
Police said detectives have yet to find a motive for Rueda's slaying. Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Eric Jones or Det. Joshua Byers at (818) 834-3115.
-- Robert J. Lopez
Red dots show homicides reported in Pacoima since January 2007. Credit: Los Angeles Times Homicide Report