(L.A.) Destiny Sims, 26, Died in a Vehicle

Case Number: 2023-01122

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 26-year-old Black female that occurred in a vehicle.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Destiny Sims of Buckeye, Arizona.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wounds of Head

RIP DESTINY SIMS (March 24, 1996 – January 28, 2023)

The three victims killed in a shooting that wounded four others at a gathering in the Beverly Crest area of Los Angeles were women from Illinois and Arizona.

Iyana Hutton was a 33-year-old resident of Chicago and 29-year-old Nenah Davis was from Boiling Brook, Illinois. Destiny Sims was a 26-year-old resident of Buckeye, Arizona.

Firefighters and paramedics dispatched at 2:35 a.m. Saturday to the 2700 block of North Ellison Drive reported three people dead at the scene.

Police later said the three deceased victims were in a vehicle that was parked in front of the residence.

Paramedics rushed two people to a hospital and the other two victims took themselves to a hospital. Two were critically injured and two had stable vital signs.