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Police Thursday night turned to the public for information that could lead them to whoever shot and killed a 43-year-old man in Boyle Heights.

Hector Robles was gunned down about 10:30 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of South Bernal Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Robles was approached by an unknown suspect who pulled a handgun and fired multiple rounds, police said.

Officers in the area heard the shots and found Robles mortally wounded, according to the LAPD.

Firefighters pronounced him dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about the shooting was urged to call the Hollenbeck Station detectives handling the case at (323) 342-8900. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

—City News Service

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