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Man found shot to death on Ventura road

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

March 19, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
An investigation is under way in Ventura after a man was found shot on a roadway.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Sunday near Olive and Ramona streets. Officers found Lazaro Ramirez, 47, on the road with apparent gunshot wounds. They tried to save him, but he did not survive.

Authorities are asking for the public's help. Anyone with information was asked to contact the Ventura Police Department at (805) 339-4400.