(L.A.) Ovik Oganesyan, 50, Died at a Business

Case Number: 2017-00549

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 50-year-old male that occurred at a business he owned.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Ovik Oganesyan and provided his race/ethnicity as Middle Eastern.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Multiple Gunshot Wounds

RIP OVIK OGANESYAN (October 21, 1966 – January 18, 2017)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 12:05 p.m.

The decedent’s name is Armenian.

He was the owner of the Golden State Dispensary at 12480 Venice Boulevard in Mar Vista, where he was fatally shot during a robbery.

Kayshon Lamont Moody would eventually be convicted in the first-degree murder of Oganesyan and the shooting death of M.D. Mizu Rahman, 34, at a Chevron station in the 2100 block of North Vermont Avenue a day before Oganesyan was killed.

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