Officers responding at about 6:20 a.m. to a radio call of a possible murder in the area of North Orange Grove and Melrose avenues found the victim down inside his vehicle with a possible gunshot wound, the Los Angeles Police Department's Media Relations Division reported.
Arriving paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.
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Police said residents in the area reported hearing two gunshots at about 10 p.m. Friday, but no one called police.