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News Release

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Media Relations

Fatal Shooting in Hollywood Hills NR20046ti

Hollywood: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Robbery Homicide Division are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for the shooting death of a man.

On February 19, 2020, around 4:10 a.m., Hollywood Patrol officers responded to a radio call of a shooting near the 2000 block of Hercules Drive. Multiple masked suspects entered the residence with at least one suspect armed with a firearm. The suspects contacted the victims and one male victim was shot multiple times.

The suspects fled the location on foot and possibly entered a nearby vehicle which drove away from the location. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died from his gunshot injuries.

The victim is described as a Male Black around 21-years-old. The Los Angeles County Coroner will be able to confirm the victim's identity and the identification is being withheld until next of kin has been notified.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Los Angeles Police Department, Robbery Homicide Division, at (213) 486-6845. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.

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