(L.A.) Waldemar Lucero, 37, Died on a Sidewalk

Case Number: 2023-09485

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 37-year-old Latino male that occurred on a sidewalk.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Waldemar Lucero. Born in L.A. County. Mother’s maiden name is Cruz.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Gunshot Wound of Head

RIP WALDEMAR NAPOLEON LUCERO (October 13, 1985 – July 25, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 10:12 p.m.

Officers from LAPD’s Southeast Division responded at 8:24 p.m. to San Pedro and West 87th streets in South Los Angeles where they found the victim on the sidewalk suffering from gunshot wounds.

The decedent had apparently just gotten married in November of last year.