Sheriff’s investigators Tuesday sought the general public’s assist in figuring out whomever killed a 20-yr-previous man in a automotive-to-automotive capturing in Compton.
Jose Rafael Raya of Compton was fatally wounded about 6:forty five p.m. on Dec. 17, a Saturday, on the intersection of one hundred and thirtieth Road and Wilmington Avenue.
Raya was pronounced lifeless on the scene, based on the Sheriff’s Info Bureau.
Deputies have been on routine patrol close to 131st Road and Grape Avenue once they heard gunshots and rushed to an space north of Wilmington Avenue, sheriff’s Deputy Kimberly Alexander stated.
They discovered Raya slumped over the steering wheel of a white sedan affected by gunshot wounds to the higher torso, Alexander stated.
An unhurt lady was seated on the passenger aspect, she stated.
Deputies later discovered the couple had been driving west on one hundred and thirtieth Road approaching Wilmington when a white sedan pulled alongside them and somebody inside opened hearth via a passenger-aspect window.
The second automotive then left the scene, touring eastbound on one hundred and thirtieth Road, Alexander stated.
Deputies requested anybody with details about the capturing to name the Sheriff’s Murder Bureau at (323) 890-5500 or CrimeStoppers at (800) 222-8477.
–Metropolis Information Service
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