Police Identify Man Killed In Car-To-Car Shooting

WILMINGTON (CBS) — Officials have identified the male shooting victim in a car-to-car fatality near Los Angeles Harbor College.

Vincent Edwards, 24, was shot about 6 p.m. Thursday at Pacific Coast Highway and Figueroa Street. He was pronounced dead at Kaiser Hospital in Harbor City.

Police say Edwards was driving his 1994 white Chevy Caprice westbound on the PCH approaching Figueroa Street when an unknown man driving a white car pulled up alongside of him,” said Officer Cleon Joseph of the Los Angeles Police Department.

“The suspect in the white car pulled out a gun and shot Edwards numerous times and drove away from the location.”

The suspect remains at large.

Police urged anyone with information about the murder to call Harbor homicide Detective Brian Gasparian or Officer Fernando Rivas at (310) 726-7882 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7.

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