(L.A.) Franze Bledsoe, 30, Died From a Gunshot

Case Number: 2024-04956

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 30-year-old Black male that occurred in a vehicle.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Franze Bledsoe.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound of Chest

RIP FRANZE BLEDSOE (April 2, 1993 – March 24, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 5:27 a.m.

The decedent was found lifeless inside a vehicle after it crashed into a building in the Fashion District of downtown L.A.

LAPD officers had been dispatched at 5:05 a.m. to Ninth Street and Stanford Avenue for a vehicle that hit a building.