LOS ANGELES, Calif.–Authorities today announced a $50,000 reward for information that helps solve the shooting death of a man gunned down in Hyde Park on the Fourth of July.
Dennis Tillet, 25, of Los Angeles was wounded about 10:30 p.m. that day at 48th Street and Second Avenue, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.
He died at a hospital.
Tillet was among of a group of people at the location when gunshots were fired, wounding him and two others, police said.
The other victims survived. A motive for the crime was not known.
The reward was offered by the Los Angeles City Council for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the crime. Anyone with more information on the case was urged to call the LAPD Criminal Gang Homicide Division, (213) 485-4341; or (877) LAPD-247.