Calvin Eugene Gray, 33, of Los Angeles, who was not a sworn deputy, had worked for the department for four years in building security, according to the
Gray was reportedly dropping off a relative Tuesday evening in the 1000 block of West 76th Street in the Vermont Knolls community when he was shot, KCBS-TV reported.
Family members told KCBS he was shot by someone in another car.
Police arrived at the scene about 8:30 p.m. and found Gray inside his car. He was pronounced dead a short time later after paramedics arrived.
Anyone with details about Gray's death is being urged to call LAPD homicide detectives at (213) 486-6890. To remain anonymous, call (800) 222-8477.