Police found the body of 28-year-old Angelo Armani Eppolito-Autry inside a home on the 10000 block of Westwanda Drive around 4 p.m.
A business associate of the victim reported finding the body after paying a visit to the house. Eppolito-Autry had been shot multiple times.
The road was closed off to traffic while detectives searched the area.
Detectives are now asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect or suspects responsible.
Anyone with information was urged to contact West Bureau homicide detectives at (213) 382-9470.
CNS contributed to this report.