Boyle Heights: A man was found dead in a silver sedan in the 7-Eleven / Sinclair gas station parking lot at the intersection of East 4th Street and South Cummings Street at approximately 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021. The victim's family stated to police that he had not returned home and was missing for a prolonged period of time. The family drove through the area and eventually located the victim at the above location. Family members immediately called 911 for help. The Los Angeles Police Department and Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the location and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. No signs of trauma were found, and LAPD at the scene did not believe this to be a suicide. The coroner was requested to respond, and the incident is being transferred to detectives.
Zak Holman Senior Photojournalist, Key News Network