LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The LAPD asked for the public’s help to identify the killer of a food delivery driver in the Cypress Park area.
Roderick Thomas, 54, was found suffering from a gunshot wound to his neck at about 10:50 p.m. on Dec. 15, 2020. He had just delivered food in the 14000 block of Randall Court and was driving back down the hill when he was shot, according to the LAPD.READ MORE: New COVID Vaccine Site Opening At USC Campus, City Working To Get Doses To Homebound Residents
He was able to drive himself to the area of Avenue 26 and Figueroa Boulevard, where he waited for police and paramedics. Thomas was taken to a hospital, where he died of his injuries three days later.READ MORE: Poll: LA County Crime Victims Feel Criminal Justice System Failed Them
Police did not release any information about a possible suspect, but did circulate Thomas’ image and a picture of his vehicle, in the hopes of generating leads.MORE NEWS: Driver Speeds Away After Hitting, Killing Woman On Topanga Roadway
Anyone with information about the shooting can contact Operation Central Bureau Homicide Detective Martinez at (213) 996-4174 or Detective Golden at (213) 996-4161.