A man shot and killed on a sidewalk near Los Feliz was publicly identified Sunday.

Thirty-three-year-old Kareem Johnson died from a gunshot wound to the chest, the coroner’s office reported.

The suspect approached the victim about 3 a.m. Friday on Hollywood Boulevard near Rodney Avenue as Johnson was getting into his vehicle, said Los Angeles Police Department spokesman Officer Jeff Lee.

Witnesses said the suspect fired multiple shots, striking the victim multiple times, before fleeing, Lee said.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene, he said.

The shooting was under investigation, and no further details were available

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