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Eastside shooting victim identified

December 5, 2011 |  6:48 pm

Authorities on Monday identified the victim of an apparent gang-related shooting over the weekend as Eduardo Gonzalez, 41.

Gonzalez was driving a friend's pickup truck Saturday afternoon when he was shot at East 6th Street and Euclid Avenue, according to detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Hollenbeck division. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about the killing is urged to call Hollenbeck homicide detectives at (323)  342-8969 during regular business hours or the Hollenbeck watch commander after hours at (323) 342-4100.  Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.


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