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Homicides: Dec. 7 - Dec. 13

December 14, 2009 |  3:53 pm

The year-to-date number of homicides in Los Angeles County is about 704. This number does not include a few cases in which the cause of death has been deferred.

Los Angeles County coroner's officials have listed the following deaths between Dec. 7 and Dec. 13 as homicides:

Robert Robinson, an 8-year-old white child, on Monday, Dec. 7. Robinson died at a West Covina hospital where he had been taken after he nearly drowned in the 200 block of Jefferson Street in Taft in Kern County.

Loc Phan, a 74-year-old Asian man, on Monday, Dec. 7. Phan was beaten in the 700 block of Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach.

Luis Perez, a 15-year-old Latino youth, on Monday, Dec. 7. Perez was shot several times in the 2100 block of East Cesar E. Chavez Avenue in Boyle Heights.

Eun Kang, a 38-year-old Korean woman, on Tuesday, Dec. 8. Kang was stabbed in the 1600 block of Electric Avenue in Venice. Kang was two months pregnant with twins, who are listed in coroner's records as Baby Boy Kang and Baby Kang.

Jonathan Gonzalez, an 18-year-old Latino, on Tuesday, Dec. 8. Gonzalez was shot in the 11700 block of Burke Street in Santa Fe Springs.

Jeffrey Tidus, a 53-year-old white man, on Tuesday, Dec. 8. Tidus was shot in the 4600 block of Sugarhill Drive in Rolling Hills Estates.

Sheridan Spencer, a 70-year-old black man, on Wednesday, Dec. 9. Spencer was shot in the 1600 block of West Caldwell Street in Compton. 

Jose Fuentes, a 43-year-old Latino, on Thursday, Dec. 10. Fuentes was beaten and stabbed in the 2500 block of East Whittier Boulevard in Boyle Heights.

Alvaro Mora, a 34-year-old Latino, on Thursday, December 10. Mora was shot in the 3400 block of South 3rd Avenue in Jefferson Park.

Dionne Parker, a female black infant, died Saturday, Dec. 12. The coroner has not provided an address or cause of death.

Jesus Nava, a 23-year-old Latino, on Saturday, Dec. 12. Nava was shot at Orange Avenue and 11th Street in Long Beach.

Rayshawn Boyce, a 31-year-old black man, on Saturday, Dec. 12. Boyce was shot in the 1400 block of East 115th Street in Watts.

Ivon Sanchez, a 23-year-old Latina, on Sunday, Dec. 13. The coroner has not provided an address or cause of death.

Roshdi Abuawad, a 27-year-old man described by coroner's officials as Middle Eastern, on Sunday, Dec. 13. Abuawad was hit by a car and dragged to Atlantic Avenue and Lake Avenue in Cudahy.

-- Anthony Pesce