Pacoima: Antonio Carlos Jr., 34

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Antonio Carlos Jr., a 34-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Friday, Jan 1, at Haddon Avenue and Pierce Street in Pacoima, authorities said.

Police responded to a call about a shooting and found Carlos, of Pacoima, on the sidewalk with several gunshot wounds, according to a Los Angeles Police Department news release.

Carlos was shot about 6:45 a.m. and taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 7:15 a.m., according to coroner’s records.

Police had no motive for the killing and no information on suspects.


Anyone with information about this killing is asked to call LAPD Foothill Division detectives at (818) 834-3115.

-- Anthony Pesce

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Map: The location where Antonio Carlos Jr. was shot. Click for the Pacoima Mapping L.A. page to learn more about the demographics of the neighborhood.