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Victim Identified in Marmion Way Shooting

One man was killed near the corner of Marmion Way and Avenue 59 early Monday morning.

Police have identified the man shot and killed near the corner of Avenue 59 and Marmion Way early Monday morning as 26-year-old Israel Cervantes.

Detective Jose Carillo of LAPD's Homicide Division said officers are still investigating the shooting, but declined to release any further information about the incident that took place at around 2:10 a.m. near the Highland Park Gold Line Station.

The shooting is not believed to be gang related, said Detective Rick Ortiz of the LAPD Northeast Gang Unit.

Police learned of shooting after receiving several calls from people who heard the gunfire and one who saw it, said Sgt. M. Campbell of the Los Angeles Police Department's Northeast Station.

Cervantes was transported to the hospital by paramedics, where he died as a result of his wounds, according to ABC 7.

David B October 12, 2012 at 09:26 PM
Go F*CK yourself Mr Tweekland! I'll come around when I damn well please! Who really cares about HLP! Drug & gang infested BARRIO! And if I lived in HLP you couldn't & wouldn't do a damn thing to me that hasn't been done already. So go blow smoke up someone else ass!!!
MR STRICKLAND October 13, 2012 at 03:57 PM
WOW LOL HEY DAVID B. HOW BOUT U GO N FUK URSELF BACK. GET N ALL STUPID ON THE WEB??? LMFAO. YA STAY UR AZZ OUTTA HERE. FAGG!!!
ELGATONEGRO December 03, 2012 at 12:02 PM
MAYBE INSTEAD OF RELYING ON POLICE WE SHOULD COMMUNE!!! YOU KNOW LIKE A COMMUNITY!!!
ELGATONEGRO December 03, 2012 at 12:13 PM
I WOULD ORGANIZE, AND SOCIALIZE MY COMMUNITY!!! BRING PEOPLE TOGETHER. DO BETTER FOR MY CHILDRENS SAKE AND YOURS. I DONT UNDERSTAND YOUR NEGATIVITY??? I AINT STUPID EITHER THOUGH I KNOW AND DAMN WELL UNDERSTAND THAT IGNORANCE AND CERTAIN PEOPLES DISCOMFORT WITH A POWERFULL COMMUNITY OF MINORITY PEOPLES, WILL EVENTUALLY ONLY PIT MY OWN AGAINST ME FOR PERSONAL GAIN AND I HAVE TO MUCH TO LOSE NOW CARNAL!!!
ELGATONEGRO December 03, 2012 at 12:16 PM
AND WHAT EXACTLY ARE YOU DOING??? BROTHER!!

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