A 39-year-old man who was fatally shot in the Green Meadows area of South Los Angeles was identified Monday.
Cole Haywood, whose city of residence was unknown, was standing in front of a house at 823 E. 116th St. around 8:35 p.m. Sunday when he was approached by a suspect who fired shots at him before fleeing the scene, according to police and the coroner’s office.
Haywood was pronounced dead at the scene.
No suspect description was provided. The shooting was believed to be gang-related, police said.