Man slain in drive-by shooting in East Hollywood
Police said the victim was walking to his vehicle in the 900 block on North Oxford Avenue about 4:20 p.m. when a black sport utility vehicle pulled up.
The victim was pronounced dead at a local hospital. His name was not released.
Homicide investigators were at the scene. No additional details were immediately available.
At least 74 homicides have been reported within two miles of Wednesday's slaying since January 2007, according to a Times Homicide Report database.
Photo: East Hollywood shooting scene. Credit: John Adams / Los Angeles Times
Map: Homicides reported in the East Hollywood area. Credit: Times Homicide Report