Authorities Friday identified a man who was gunned down in El Monte and whose killer remains at large.
Rick Escobedo, 30, of El Monte was shot about 1:20 a.m. Thursday in the 4000 block of Peck Road and died at a hospital, according to the coroner’s office and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff’s homicide detectives were assisting El Monte police in the investigation. No suspect description was released.
Anyone with information on the case was urged call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.