Written by AARON CASTREJON
PASADENA - A motive is still sought in a shooting that killed a Pasadena man Friday the 13th.
The victim is Ernesto Jimenez, 27. He was identified by Sarah Ardalani, public information officer for the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner.
Shots rang out around 8:09 p.m. in the 200 block of Parke Street. Officers found Jimenez unresponsive on the sidewalk and attempted to revive him, but he was pronounced dead, according to the Pasadena Police Department.
Investigators believe Jimenez was walking south on the sidewalk when one or more suspects shot at him.
Jimenez was hit numerous times in the upper torso and attempted to run, but he collapsed, Pasadena Police said.
Detectives are following up on multiple leads.
Anyone with information on this shooting is urged to call Pasadena Police at 626-744-4241. Information can be provided anonymously by calling LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), through the P3Tips mobile app, or at lacrimestoppers.org.