LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Two gang members were sought Wednesday as suspects in a shooting that left an bystander dead in a vehicle in Canoga Park.
Officers from LAPD’s Topanga area were sent to the 7200 block of Eaton Avenue in Canoga Park at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday to respond to a radio call of an assault with a deadly weapon and found a man who had been shot while sitting in his pickup.READ MORE: Pasadena's Lucky Boy Burgers Sues Postmates Alleging Unfair Business Practices
Identified by family members as Eduardo Rebolledo, 38, a father of two children, he had just left work for an air conditioning company.READ MORE: Lynne Thompson Announced As 2021 Los Angeles Poet Laureate
A preliminary investigation determined that unknown suspects were driving north on Eaton Avenue when they fired several rounds at a group of people driving in front of them. A stray bullet struck the victim as he sat in his pickup, according to LAPD officials.
The suspects drove off in an unknown direction, police said.MORE NEWS: Mayor Eric Garcetti Urges Property Owners To Sign Up For City's New Program
Anyone with information about the shooting can call Detective Dave Peteque, Topanga Area homicide unit at (818) 756-4869.