A statement released from the City of Inglewood stated that on Monday, 10/18/21 at approximately 11:53 pm, the Inglewood Police Department (IPD) received a 911 call of a shooting that occurred in the 100 block of North Inglewood avenue. While responding to the address, responding officers were notified the victim was being transported to the hospital by friends. Officers secured the crime scene where the shooting was reported for detectives to investigate. Upon the officers' arrival at the hospital, the victim was being treated for her injuries by emergency room staff. The victim a female, black, 18 years of age later succumbed to her injuries. According to witnesses, there were 4 people in the vehicle talking in front of 107 North Inglewood Avenue when another vehicle pulled up alongside them and began shooting into the vehicle. Three of the four occupants were not injured from the shooting. One of the occupants in the vehicle was the sister of the deceased.
The victim's family has spoken out about the incident via social media and released the victim's identity as Daina "Gucci" Monre. The family stated that she was sitting outside her house in the vehicle. They also stated that
Daina was a bright light with an infectious spirit that left an enduring affect on each and every person's life who had an oppurtuinity to see that million dollar smile
The IPD is still investigating a motive for the shooting as well as looking for a description of the vehicle and subject(s). The Inglewood Police Department urges anyone with any information in the capture of the suspect(s) to contact the homicide detectives at 888-41-CRIME (888-412-7463) or you can contact the anonymous tip line by phone at 1-800-222-8477, download the P3 Tips app for iPhone or Android, or log on to lacrimestoppers.org and click “Submit a Tip”. For any other information or questions, you can contact the IPD 24-hour anonymous hotline number at 888-41-CRIME (888-412-7463).
Images below were released by the family via social media