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Timestamp8/21/14 23:32
Date Searched21-May-13
StateCA - California
CountyLos Angeles County
CityBoyle Heights
Victim NameWilliam Alexander Mejia
Victim's Age18
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginHispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryWilliam Alexander Mejia, an 18-year-old Latino, was killed in an officer-involved shooting on Tuesday, May 21 in the 300 block of South Gless Street in Boyle Heights, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. Officers were on patrol shortly before midnight near the intersection of South Gless and East 3rd streets when they spotted a known gang member in the area carrying a revolver, according to a Los Angeles Police Department official.
Source Linkhttp://usgunviolence.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/killed-william-alexander-mejia-los-angeles/
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateLos Angeles County CA - California
Year2013