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Dead Body In Open Field: 17-Year-Old Homicide Victim Found In North Hollywood
A 17-year-old homicide victim shot multiple times was found lying in a field on Friday around 11:10 a.m. to the rear of an apartment complex in the 7200 block of
Laurel Canyon Boulevard in North Hollywood, according to a news release.
Officers believed the victim was a resident of North Hollywood, however his name is being withheld until the family can be notified. No motive for the shooting has been identified. No information on the suspect or weapon has been released..