Homicide No. 70: Hoa Le Shot to Death Escaping from Armed Robber
Police found Hoa Le, 37, of the 4300 block of Morganford Road, dead just before 2 a.m. Tuesday morning behind the 6200 block of Michigan Avenue. Le had gunshot wounds in the chest, thigh, upper back and lower back.
A second victim, a 33-year-old man, told police he and Le were in a car when the suspect approached them and announced a robbery. The 33-year-old fled from the car and was not injured. Le tried to escape, but he was shot and killed.
The gunman fled the scene.
Location: 6200 block of Michigan
Date/Time: 7/29/14 @ 01:52 - 01:54
Victim #1: Hoa Le, 37-year old Asian male of the 4300 block of Morganford
Victim #2: 33-year old Asian male
Suspect: Unknown black male
Officers responded to the above location for a "shooting" and upon arrival, located
Victim #1 in the rear of the address, lifeless. The victim had sustained gunshot wounds to
his chest, thigh and upper and lower back and was pronounced deceased on the scene.
Victim #2 advised him and Victim #1 were seated in a vehicle when they were
approached by the suspect, who announced a robbery. Victim #2 ran from the vehicle.
Victim #1 attempted to flee the vehicle when he was shot by the suspect. The suspect
then fled the scene. Victim #2 was not injured. The investigation is ongoing.