Shonchy Thaopraseuth: Shot Dead by LAPD in Koreatown

Wilshire/Vermont Shell Gas Station

Address: 3201 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 383-4989
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The northwest corner of Wilshire & Vermont is where carjacking suspect Shonchy Thaopraseuth was shot more than 60 times by LAPD after a televised slow-speed pursuit in February 2012.

He was 22 years old.

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In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.