LITTLEROCK – A delivery man was found shot to death inside his truck in Littlerock Tuesday night, authorities said.
The wife of Miguel Romero, 46, found him at about 8:10 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, in the 9800 block of East Avenue W-8; he had suffered a gunshot wound to the chest, sheriff’s officials said.
Romero’s wife told deputies her husband had been delivering corn in the area.
“The man was delivering some corn and when he didn’t return home… his wife came out looking for him,” said Lt. Steve Jauch of the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department’s Homicide Bureau. “She had some idea of where he might be and she actually found him, she’s the one that called 9-1-1.”
A motive for the shooting was unknown, and no suspect information was released.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
[Information via City News Service.]